Chemo foods

Asked January 17, 2019, 3:03 PM EST

Hi ... A colleague mentioned that "a (unidentified) website" said not to eat fresh fruits and vegetables during the weeks and months of chemo treatment. What does the actual food science research and clinical experience say?

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1 Response

Thank you for your question. Here is one of several research-based articles on the topic: https://patienteducation.osumc.edu/Documents/immunocompromised-diet.pdf Hope this is helpful. Good luck!