Cancer treatment can be a physical and emotional roller coaster, one which always brings terrible side effects and at times lowers morale and endurance for the long path of treatment ahead. Physical weakness and weight loss is usually associated with the treatment options for cancer including chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery.
Nutritional consequences associated with chemotherapy, radiation, or surgery can include but are not limited to:
Kristen specializes in the use of oral supplements, and enteral and parenteral nutrition to help with effects of cancer treatment in infants to seniors. She works with individuals and their personal oncology treatment plan to decide what nutrition support and interventions would best uphold nutritional well-being while walking through cancer treatment. Kristen is a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician and therefore can manage a variety of feeding tube or IV nutrition interventions.
Allow Kristen to support you in nourishing your body and achieving the best possible outcome during cancer treatment.