ONC Program Course 2: Cancer Types, Treatments and Systems Based Nutrition Therapy
In depth look at over 20 of the most common types of cancer and proven links with diet and nutrition
This course explores over a dozen different types of cancer, their risk factors, current frontline treatment options, associated systems-based nutrition considerations, and dietary related research findings. Western medicine treatments and research focus heavily on types of cancer and their location in order to formulate treatment plans and drug development. Integrative Nutrition follows suit, utilizing the research of specific nutrients and dietary therapies to target specific cancer types and enhance conventional treatments. In this course students will get a comprehensive overview of the current standard of care for the major types of cancer and proven nutrition interventions that can benefit cancer types.
The Oncology Nutrition Institute is dedicated to providing the most up to date education for providers and the public on the topic of nutrition and it's relation to the cancer process.