December 14, 2016

L-Carnitine and the Treatment of Cancer Cachexia

L-carnitine is an amino acid found in many types of protein-rich foods. It is currently being studied as a possible treatment for cachexia in cancer patients. […]
October 21, 2016

Cachexia and Advanced Cancer Patients

Cachexia is common in cancer patients, especially those with advanced cancer. Cachexia is often seen in cancers that spread quickly and in cancers that have metastasized […]
September 14, 2016

Cachexia in Cancer Patients

Cancer cachexia is a symptom common in cancer patients. It involves persistent erosion of host body cell mass, anorexia, and progressive weight loss—all things that lead […]
June 29, 2016

Enhanced Nutrition= Reduced Cachexia in Cancer Patients

Administration of a high-dose nutritional supplement enriched with omega-3 fats and protein improves nutritional status of patients with cachexia Cachexia is a state of severe malnutrition […]
June 28, 2016

Nutrition is Essential to Overcome Cachexia in Cancer- Research Says!

An enriched regimen helps improve the nutritional status of patients with head and neck cancer Scientists wanted to know the effects of the nutrition of a […]
June 21, 2016

Indian Cachexic Women Respond to Nutrition-Sensitive Mediation

Cachexia is a state of extreme malnutrition, muscle atrophy, fatigue, weakness, and anorexia. Patients with advanced stages of cancer, experience cachexia. Nevertheless, cancer patients at nutritional […]
June 17, 2016

Cachexia in Cancer Patients

Cachexia or loss of fat and muscle is seen in chronic conditions such as cancer. No one knows why this occurs. It is most common in […]
September 16, 2015


Cachexia is typically a wasting syndrome in which patients usually face weight loss, muscle atrophy (wasting), severe weakness, significant anorexia (loss of appetite), and constant erosion […]
September 14, 2015

Metabolic Changes And Clinical Implications Of Weight Loss And Cachexia In Cancer Patients

When a person radically changes his/her diet to a cancer diet, they lose a significant amount of weight almost always. It usually gets back to normal within […]