Alternative Eating for Better Health

While the following article refers more to lifestyle diseases such as HIV Aids, diabetes, hypertension and obesity, eating well and ensuring that you and your Child with Cancer eat sufficient fresh, whole-foods and staying away from processed food as much as possible is critical for your good health. It is important that we all learn […]

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Real Food Recipes for your Child with Cancer

Switching from cans of soup or casseroles to fresh, real ingredients can be a fun challenge, and right now is the perfect time to swop processed crackers and snacks for fruit, homemade smoothies and yoghurts. Not only will you ALL all feel better; your blood sugar will stop plummeting daily, you will all be more […]

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Foodie Friday: Malnutrition & Brain Tumour Patients

Malnutrition at the diagnosis of cancer is not an uncommon finding in the developing world. Malnutrition describes the consequences of insufficient protein-energy intake. Malnutrition is an unspecific term used to define an inadequate nutritional condition. It is characterized by either a deficiency or an excess of energy with measurable adverse effects on clinical outcome.  Malnutrition describes the […]

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✨Foodie Friday✨ Quick 'n Easy

With summer on our doorstep in South Africa, and school holidays, the Festive Season and loads of visitors also just around the corner, the last thing one needs as the parent of a Child with Cancer who is struggling to eat, is to spend loads of time in the kitchen trying to find something to […]

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Foodie Friday: Nutritional e’Pap Recipes

Yesterday we gave you some important information about e’Pap, a revolutionary nutrient-loaded porridge that was created to cater to the feeding needs of HIV patients and babies. Nutrient content in fruit and vegetables has dropped up to 76% over the past 50 years in the USA and Europe. Proof that modern intensive agriculture practices create the problem. The […]

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Foodie Friday: Mediterranean Diet Recipes

Following onto yesterday’s post, “Can a Mediterranean Diet Protect Against Cancer?” we are bringing you some great Mediterranean Diet recipes across the board today. Enjoy! Individuals who follow the Mediterranean Diet have a longer life expectancy and lower rates of chronic diseases than do other adults. The Mediterranean diet emphasises plant-based foods, such as fruits and […]

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Can a Mediterranean Diet Protect Against Cancer?

It’s been common knowledge for some time that what we eat affects our risk of cancer. It has, however, been far more difficult to try to ascertain whether specific foods affect our odds of getting cancer. Our diet contains so many different foods and nutrients that it can be extremely difficult to isolate any effects due […]

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