Nutrition

Sunflower Wellness is pleased to present nutrition information provided to us by Natalie Ledesma, MS, RD, CSO, Nutrition Specialist with Smith Integrative Oncology and Oncology Dietician with UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center in San Francisco.

Sunflower Wellness thanks Cecelia Ottenweller for interviewing Natalie and contributing this page. The interview was conducted in May 2011.

Please click on the links below to see each section.

  • Introduction: The Straight Skinny on Diet and Cancer
  • What is an Oncology Dietician?
  • Bottom line – can diet affect survival?
  • Dairy
  • Meat
  • Seafood
  • Sugar
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarianism and Veganism
  • Remission and Diet
  • Alkalinity
  • Gluten
  • Supplements
  • Cleansing
  • Useful links
  • Cookbooks
  • Recipes



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