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When you have cancer, you need good nutrition to help keep your body strong. To do this, you need to be aware of the foods you eat and how you prepare them. Use the information below to help you eat safely during your cancer treatment.
National Cancer Institute website. Nutrition in cancer care (PDQ) - health professional version. www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/side-effects/appetite-loss/nutrition-hp-pdq. Updated May 8, 2020. Accessed June 3, 2020.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website. Safe Minimum Cooking Temperatures Charts. www.foodsafety.gov/food-safety-charts/safe-minimum-cooking-temperature. Updated April 12, 2019. Accessed March 23, 2020.