What should I cook for someone with cancer?
Eat foods rich in protein (such as chicken, fish, pork, beef, lamb, eggs, milk, cheese, beans, nuts or nut butters, and soy foods). Drink Double Milk and use it in recipes that call for milk or water (such as instant pudding, cocoa, omelets, and pancake mixes).
What can I bake for cancer patients?
- Apple Muffins.
- Baked Oatmeal.
- Banana Bran Muffins.
- Banana-Oatmeal Hot Cakes.
What are good chemo snacks?
10 Foods to Eat During Chemotherapy
- Oatmeal. Oatmeal provides numerous nutrients that can help your body during chemo.
- Almonds and other nuts.
- Pumpkin seeds.
- Broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables.
- Homemade smoothies.
What meals are good for chemo patients?
Try high-protein foods that may taste better cold or at room temperature. Examples include cheese or cottage cheese plates; macaroni salads with shrimp, ham or cheese; tuna, egg, ham or chicken salad; cold meat or luncheon meat sandwiches; or cold salmon.
What sweets are good for cancer?
Cranberry-Apple Hazelnut Crumble.
Is chocolate OK for cancer patients?
You might think of chocolate as an unhealthy treat, but dark chocolate in particular has several health benefits—including powerful anti-cancer properties. Dark chocolate is loaded with antioxidants that help neutralize free radicals, which are unstable molecules in the body that can cause cancer.
What can you not do while on chemo?
A person undergoing chemotherapy should avoid eating undercooked or raw food, interacting with actively infectious people, overexerting themselves, and consuming too much alcohol. There are also things that a person can do to minimize risks during chemotherapy.