Common side effects

Common side effects

Link copied!
Couple relaxing on the sofa together

Coping with cancer, is challenging, and the associated side effects add another layer of complication when it comes to ensuring your body gets the right amount of essential nutrients at the right time.Common side effects during treatment like chemotherapy can include a dry mouth, loss of appetite, taste changes, nausea and vomiting – all of which make wanting to eat an undesirable activity.

Related Articles

Fortisip Compact Protein

Cancer and weight loss

Have you or a loved one been recently diagnosed with cancer? It is not uncommon for people to lose weight unintentionally due to the impact of cancer and its treatment on the body. However losing a significant amount of weight can impact your strength and ability to undergo treatment.
Cancer and weight loss

Nutrition in cancer care

Keeping physically strong during cancer can be tough; the side effects of the disease and its treatment can take a toll on the body, negatively affecting appetite, the way you taste food and even the way your body absorbs nutrients. Learn more about the importance of nutrition here.
Common side effects during cancer treatment sourced by Cancer Council Australia
Was this helpful?
0 0