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Nutrition in Cancer Care (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Additional Resources

Books

The American Cancer Society's Healthy Eating Cookbook: a Celebration of Food, Friends, and Healthy Living. 3rd ed. Atlanta, Ga: The American Cancer Society, 2005.

Bloch A, Cassileth BR, Holmes MD, Thomson CA, eds.: Eating Well, Staying Well During and After Cancer. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society, 2004.

Eldridge B, Hamilton K: Management of Nutrition Impact Symptoms in Cancer and Educational Handouts. Chicago, Ill: The American Dietetic Association, 2004.

Ghosh K, Carson L, and Cohen E: Betty Crocker's Living With Cancer Cookbook: Easy Recipes and Tips Through Treatment and Beyond. New York, NY: Hungry Minds, 2002.

Kogut VJ, Luthringer SL, eds.: Nutritional Issues In Cancer Care. Pittsburgh, Pa: The Oncology Nursing Society, 2005.

McCallum PD, Polisena CG, eds.: The Clinical Guide to Oncology Nutrition. Chicago, Ill: The American Dietetic Association, 2000.

Weihofen DL, Robbins J, Sullivan PA: Easy-To-Swallow, Easy-To-Chew Cookbook: Over 150 Tasty and Nutritious Recipes for People Who Have Difficulty Swallowing. New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2002.

Wilson JR: I-Can't-Chew Cookbook: Delicious Soft-Diet Recipes for People With Chewing, Swallowing, or Dry-Mouth Disorders. Alameda, Calif: Hunter House Inc., 2003.

Organizations

  • American Botanical Council
    800-373-7105
    abc.herbalgram.org
  • American Cancer Society
    800-227-2345
    www.cancer.org
  • American Dietetic Association
    800-877-1600
    www.eatright.org
  • American Institute for Cancer Research
    800-843-8114
    www.aicr.org
  • American Society for Clinical Oncology
    888-282-2552
    www.asco.org
  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
    800-727-4567
    www.nutritioncare.org
  • National Cancer Institute
    www.cancer.gov
  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
    888-644-6226 (NCCAM Clearinghouse)
    866-464-3615 (toll-free TTY)
    nccam.nih.gov
  • Office of Dietary Supplements
    301-435-2920
    ods.od.nih.gov
  • Oncology Nursing Society
    866-257-4667
    www.ons.org

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

    WebMD Public Information from the National Cancer Institute

    Last Updated: September 04, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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