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Breast cancer: Nutrition therapy

Video: Nutrition Therapy for Breast Cancer

Learn about nutrition therapy for breast cancer patients
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Jessica Smith: For many types of cancers, there are specific things that patients can do to help increase their immune systems and decrease their risk for a recurrence. Specifically for breast cancer, a woman or a man should follow a low saturated-fat diet, increase their plant-based foods, like whole grains, fruits and vegetables, more plant-based sources of protein, like nuts and seeds, beans, things along those lines.

Listen to Jessica Smith, a clinical oncology dietitian/nutritionist, briefly discuss how breast cancer patients can help increase their immune systems and decrease their risk for a recurrence of the disease.

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