Cancer nutrition
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Cancer nutrition

A simple to follow nutrition tips for cancer survivors, who are either in treatment or in remission
4.4 (54 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
2,036 students enrolled
Created by Doctor Homer Lim
Last updated 2/2016
Price: Free
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Get the best nutrition tips for cancer
  • Discuss the different nutrients needed by cancer survivors
  • Learn different diets and techniques for different cancer treatments
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  • need an open mind
  • PDf reader

This course is about how cancer can be controlled, stopped or prevented using proper nutrition. Cancer can be a formidable diagnosis, but it is not a death sentence.

This course will take about 1-2 hours and contains PDFs that can be printed. This course is structured for people to be able to recall and understand with ease.

Course includes tips on:

  • Foods that feed or fight cancer
  • Foods that boost the immune system
  • What to take before, during and after surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy
  • What supplements would be the ideal for cancer prevention, recurrence
  • What is detoxification and fasting good for
Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for cancer survivors as well as the those who wishes to help or support their loved ones diagnosed with cancer
  • Cancer advocates
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Curriculum For This Course
13 Lectures
1 Lecture 00:38

Welcome to my course on cancer nutrition. If you or your loved one has been diagnosed to have cancer and wishes to learn more about nutrition to fight against cancer.

Medical Disclaimer
1 Lecture 00:22

Medical Disclaimer:This course is not intended as a substitute for the medical advice of physicians. The student should regularly consult a physician in matters relating to his/her health and particularly with respect to any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention.

Medical Disclaimer
Cancer: What's up with it
1 Lecture 06:00

Reason why nutrition is important for cancer patients

Why do cancer patients need nutrition support?
Cancer Metabolism: What cancer cells eat.
1 Lecture 06:04

Learn the different foods that helps fuel cancer cells as well as those that supports its growth

Sugar is the culprit, so is inflammation
Food and supplements great against cancer
3 Lectures 35:14

What foods are best for patients with cancer:

  1. Types of water
  2. Organic vs Non-organic
  3. Meat lovers or Haters
Food for cancer patients: The Good and the Bad

Learn each vitamin and mineral's role in helplng control or stop cancer cells from growing.

Vitamin & MInerals

Phytochemicals are excellent sources for eradicating cancer cells in the body. Here are some of the well-known phytochemicals you can even find in your local grocer.

Detoxification and Fasting
1 Lecture 12:27

What are the organs of detoxification? When and Which to detoxify? Learn what is fasting and how to be able to use it to make chemotherapy more effective and less side effects

Detoxification & Fasting
Specific nutrition tips for different cancer treatments
3 Lectures 16:06

Which supplements helps wound healing and boost the immune systems before, during and after surgery.

Supplements before and after surgery

Which foods help cope up with chemotherapy side effects as well as help in combating weight loss during this time.

Chemotherapy side effects?

Discuss the effects of radiotherapy and how supplements can actually protect normal cells and at the same time magnify effects of radiotherapy

Radiotherapy: slow burn
Combining it all together
1 Lecture 04:20

In cancer nutrition, certain things have to be re-iterated before embarking on your nutritional plan to take control of your health.

Do's and Don'ts in cancer nutrition
1 Lecture 00:37

Fasting is a form of detoxification

About the Instructor
Doctor Homer Lim
4.4 Average rating
53 Reviews
2,036 Students
1 Course
Integrative Medical Doctor

Dr Homer Lim is a well established  medical doctor, based who specializes in Geriatrics, chronic degenerative diseases such as cancer, diabetes, Parkinson's and autoimmune disorders. He integrates medical treatments such as IV nutrition, acupuncture, hyperthermia, nutritional supplements and energy medicine. He is currently practicing in Manila, as well as being the VP for the International Society for Integrated Anti-aging Medicine. He is also a regular resource speaker for "Doctor's Orders," the number 1 health radio show contributor in Mega Manila area.

He was likewise the former medical director for the Farm at San Benito, a world-famous detoxification resort. Under his management, the Farm has become a multi-awarded resort for its innovative medical and detoxification programs.