A 71-year-old male asked:
I have stage 111 lung cancer with COPD but can't eat much anymore. Don't want chemo. How fast do you die from losing weight?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Cornelius Oleary answered
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Eat: Eat smaller meals throughout the day and try to drink boost or ensure "milkshakes" three times a day. There are medicines to help you as well talk to your oncologist. http://www.lungcanceralliance.org/what-if-i-am-diagnosed/side-effect-management/loss-of-appetite.html
Answered on Sep 30, 2018
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