Practice Food Safety

  • Your immune system may become weakened while undergoing treatment. Therefore, it is important to remember food safety and to put it into practice on a daily basis.
  • Be sure to thoroughly wash all of your fresh fruits and vegetables, including the skins of melons.
  • Do not cross-contaminate. Use separate knives and cutting boards for your meat and vegetables.
  • Thaw your meat in the refrigerator instead of the countertop.
  • ┬áDo not consume raw or undercooked meat, fish, eggs or poultry.