Weight Loss with Cancer Treatment
This two-page handout educates people about weight loss associated with cancer treatment. It explains that this weight loss may be the result of the effects of cancer treatments on the body, or because the patient is eating less. It recommends that people talk to their doctor about cancer treatment side effects, and medicines that can help. The document provides a list of things people can do to manage their weight loss, discussing eating healthy meals and drinking liquids, food choices, and cooking methods.
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