Who: For people with cancer interested in learning about preparing and planning a nutritious diet.
This class is not for you if you are having significant difficulty with severe weight loss, eating enough, digestion or bowel concerns (including diarrhea, constipation or a bowel obstruction) AND you are currently receiving treatment at a BC Cancer Centre. Please speak to a member of your health care team for a referral to a dietitian.
What: A 1-hour online session led by a dietitian
When: Third Wednesday of the month in February, April, May, June, September and October
Where: virtually on Zoom
Who: For patients with tumours located in the colorectal, gynecological and prostate area. Family members or support people are welcome to attend.
What: A 1-hour nutrition session led by a Dietitian.
- Learn about food choices to manage bowel symptoms, such as diarrhea, cramping, bloating, gas, constipation and discomfort;
- Manage treatment side effects of the bowel through diet; and
- Prevent or reduce risk of a bowel blockage.
When: Sessions are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Where: Virtually by Zoom video conference.
To register: Call 250-519-5525 or toll free 1-800-670-3322, ext. 695525. Registration is required.