As you go through prostate cancer treatment, there are foods you can eat — and others to avoid — that can boost your health. Although there’s no magic diet cure for prostate cancer, your eating habits can make a difference in your outlook.
“Across all cancers, and especially prostate cancer, a heart-healthy, sensible, and modest sugar intake diet is absolutely helpful for cancer care,” says Mark Pomerantz, MD. He’s a medical oncologist at the Center for Genitourinary Oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Treatments for prostate cancer can affect your metabolism (how food is turned into energy), strength, and stamina, he says….