How to Take Care of People with Bladder Cancer after Surgery?

Q: My father was diagnosed with bladder cancer and took the surgery recently. The surgeon said that the procedure was successful. How should I take care of him to prevent a relapse?

A: After the surgery for bladder cancer, you father may have to take intravesical instillation therapy for a long time. Families can help with his diet and emotion. Speaking of the diet, you should choose alkaline foods which are rich in protein to improve his immunity and to protect against side effects of the treatment. As for his emotion, you should often encourage him to help him get rid of negative thoughts. 

 

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