For Patients and the Public

Helpful links to learn more about evidence-based diet and lifestyle recommendations and how these choices may impact cancer prevention and survival:

Interactive National Resources:

American Cancer Society
For everyone. Recommendations regarding body weight, nutrition, and physical activity.

American Institute for Cancer Research
For everyone. Guidelines for everyday choices that could reduce chances of getting cancer.

United States Department of Agriculture MyPlate
Practical tool for all ages to help establish and achieve healthy weight, diet and exercise patterns.

MD Anderson Resources:

Clinical Nutrition
For cancer patients. Includes tips for managing treatment side effects.

Integrative Medicine
For cancer patients. Includes information on alternative therapies and services offered by MD Anderson.

Survivorship Nutrition Guidelines
Printable guide for cancer survivors.

Contact Information

Nutrition Research Group
Department of Epidemiology, Unit 1340
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
P.O. Box 301439
Houston, Texas 77230

For delivery of packages

1155 Pressler St., Unit 1340
Houston, Texas 77030

Contact Individual NRG Group Members

  • Carrie Daniel-MacDougall, Ph.D., M.P.H.
  • Gladys Browman
    Research Coordinator
  • Margie Stembridge
    Administrative Assistant