Why Nutrition is So Important for Bladder Cancer Patients with Dr. Jill Hamilton-Reeves – Episode 9 Part 1

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Advocacy Groups | <b>Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network</b>

Host Rick Bangs talks with Jill Hamilton-Reeves, PhD, RD, CSO.

In Part 1 of Episode 9 of Bladder Cancer Matters, host Rick Bangs talks with Jill Hamilton-Reeves, PhD, RD, CSO. Dr. Reeves is a registered and licensed dietitian with doctoral training in translational and clinical nutrition science. Dr. Reeves’s research is focused on nutrition and cancer prevention, management, and survivorship, with specific attention on genitourinary cancers.

Rick and Dr. Reeves discuss:

  • The relationship between nutrition and bladder cancer, and how that evolves at various points in the bladder cancer journey
  • How being severely overweight can harm patients before, during and after treatment
  • How to deal with lack of an appetite when receiving chemotherapy.

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