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The cancer care team: DietitianTThe cancer care team: DietitianThe cancer care team: DietitianEnglishOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANAHealth care professionalsPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z6.3000000000000070.4000000000000189.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>A dietitian can help you with special food requirements during cancer treatment. Find out what else a dietitian does and why you will have one as part of your health-care team.</p><h2>What is a dietitian?</h2><p>A dietitian is an expert in food and nutrition. Dietitians help people stay healthy by giving expert advice about food choices. A dietitian can talk to you about any special diet requirements you might have during cancer treatment.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>A dietitian is an expert in food and nutrition and will help with any special diet requirements you have during your cancer treatment.</li><li>A dietitian can help you during cancer treatment if your appetite changes, you feel nauseous or you have mouth pain that makes eating difficult.</li></ul>
DiététisteDDiététisteDietitianFrenchOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANAHealth care professionalsPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<h2>Qu'est-ce qu'un diététiste?</h2> <p>Un diététiste est un expert en alimentation et en nutrition. Les diététistes aident les gens à demeurer en santé en leur donnant des conseils d'expert sur les choix alimentaires. Un diététiste peut te renseigner sur les exigences alimentaires particulières pour la période durant le traitement du cancer.<br></p>

 

 

 

 

The cancer care team: Dietitian3490.00000000000The cancer care team: DietitianThe cancer care team: DietitianTEnglishOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANAHealth care professionalsPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z6.3000000000000070.4000000000000189.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>A dietitian can help you with special food requirements during cancer treatment. Find out what else a dietitian does and why you will have one as part of your health-care team.</p><h2>What is a dietitian?</h2><p>A dietitian is an expert in food and nutrition. Dietitians help people stay healthy by giving expert advice about food choices. A dietitian can talk to you about any special diet requirements you might have during cancer treatment.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>A dietitian is an expert in food and nutrition and will help with any special diet requirements you have during your cancer treatment.</li><li>A dietitian can help you during cancer treatment if your appetite changes, you feel nauseous or you have mouth pain that makes eating difficult.</li></ul><h2>What can a dietitian do for me?</h2><p>During treatment, you might develop new and special diet requirements. Your appetite might change; you may be more or less hungry than before; you may feel nauseous; or you may have mouth pain that can make eating difficult. You might even notice changes in how your body digests food or notice that food tastes different. These changes can make eating difficult.</p><p>A dietitian can help if you are experiencing any of these challenges. They can help you come up with a plan to make sure that you get the nutrition you need to keep your body strong, even if you are experiencing some problems with food. </p><p>Dietitians know many creative ways to help people with cancer get the energy they need. If you think you would benefit from seeing a dietitian, ask your medical team to refer you to one.</p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/Dietitian_TTC_Cancer.jpg