Forsyth Medical Center

Nutrition and wellness

Helping your body's health through your recovery

At Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, we know that proper nutrition and your physical well-being can play a big part in your fight and recovery from cancer – whether you have been newly diagnosed or are far along with your treatment. Both are important for prolonged survivorship, too.

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Nutritional services

Good nutrition is especially important for people with cancer. Whether your treatments involve radiation therapy, chemotherapy or surgery, nutrition strategies can help you maintain energy and the best possible functioning of your body. Our oncology dietitians will work closely with you to develop nutrition strategies that will help you in several ways, including:

  • Avoiding complications
  • Tolerating prescribed treatments
  • Healing from treatments
  • Protecting quality of life
  • Maintaining functional capacity
  • Planning for survivorship wellness


Nutrition education