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nutrition--why can't I eat

3daledale
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Joined: Nov 2007

I was diagnosed 7/30/07 with EC and get chemo weekly. CTs show improvement and my faith is keeping me strong. I get all nutrition through a tube--resource (like ensure) and pureed foods my wife makes/buys. I can eat icecream, cookies, chips, etc but everytime i eat something cooked I vomit. This morning she made grits and scrambled eggs and let them cool to room temp but i still vomited after a couple bites. I want to EAT SOMETHING! Has anyone dealt successfully with this problem? Thanks.

oneagleswings
Posts: 425
Joined: Jan 2005

My husband had that problem.found "juicing" helped..try different temperatures (hot cold and room) as wel as perhaps megesterol from the Dr ? Hope things improve soon.
Bev

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