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Nutrition play a very vital role for people with mesothelioma disease, by consuming enough nutritions including minerals, proteins, vitamins, carbohydrates, the patients immune system can be maintain. However, because of some bad effects that were caused by mesothelioma treatment or simply because of the progression of mesothelioma cancer, patients find it hard to have a good meal because they lost appetite, resulting in malnutrition. Generally cancer disease can also cause some changes in how the body metabolize important nutrition.
A specialized mesothelioma doctors said that most of mesothelioma patients loss more than 12% of their original body weight even before having any kind of mesothelioma treatment, and statistically at this stage their average health begin to decline. Less calories and less proteins in their diet program is the most common problem for people who have a cancer disease, and because this nutritions are very important for recuperating, fighting infection and providing energy for the body, it is very important that this nutrition be supplied in the diet program. For patients who will take surgical, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy intensive nutrition support will be necessary to make them ready for the treatment. For patients who rather have palliative treatment care , enchanted nutrition provide better life quality and overall health.