Cancer Cachexia and Dog Cancer- When Your Dog Wont Eat

James Jacobson: Sometimes when the dog has cancer they just don’t wanna eat. There’s a word for this, It’s cancer cachexia, i think I’m saying that right Dr. Dressler? What are your thoughts on it and am I pronouncing it correctly? Dr. Demian Dressler: Well, you are pronouncing it correctly. It’s something that happens usually […]

Premio study – Maurizio Muscaritoli on prevalence of cachexia in cancer patients

The prevalence of cachexia and malnutrition in cancer patients may vary according to the type of tumor and the phase during which the patients are studied We now have data coming from a national epidemiological study we ran in Italy called the Premio study Premio means the prevalence of malnutrition in oncology which is quite […]

Prof Muscaritoli on best practice in the treatment of cachexia

The very best intervention is recognition: recognition of weight loss Early recognition for the presence of cachexia and early intervention with nutritional support Exercise Specific nutrients which may play a role in the modulation of inflammation Some drugs In a word – a multi-model approach to cancer cachexia not only for the correction of cancer […]

Conference on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Muscle Wasting – invitation by Prof Anker

Hello everybody My name is Stefan Anker and I’m the president of the SWD society As you may know we are now doing the Cachexia Congress annually and this year the Congress will take place in Berlin on the 10 and 11 of December You’re all invited and we’re looking forward to a great program […]