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Diet and nutrition

After a cancer diagnosis, many people find making the decision to follow a healthy, balanced helps give them back a sense of control. It can also help you feel that you are doing the best for your health.
The information and videos below may be helpful.

Health and Wellbeing event from Leicester's Hospitals                                                                                        We held a virtual Health and Wellbeing event on 12th March 2021. The event was recorded and is available to watch above. The section about nutrition starts at 01:36:01.

Macmillan Cancer Support - Eating well and keeping active                                                                    Macmillan Cancer Support aims to improve the lives of people affected by cancer by providing practical, medical, emotional and financial support. Produces booklets on different types of cancer and on aspects of living with cancer. 

Freephone helpline – 0808 808 00 00 

Penny Brohn UK                                                                                                                                                                  Click on the link above to see the resources available from Penny Brohn UK.

The Doctor's Kitchen
Click on the link above for recipe ideas and videos.

This page last reviewed 18/05/2022