Quick and easy snacks

This list may help if your loved one has appetite loss. Full credit goes to the American Cancer Society’s “Eating Hints.”

 

Drinks

  • Chocolate milk
  • Instant breakfast drinks
  • Juices
  • Milk
  • Milkshakes

 

Main meals and other foods

  • Bread
  • Cereal
  • Cheese, hard or semisoft
  • Crackers
  • Cream soups
  • Hard-boiled and deviled eggs
  • Muffins
  • Nuts
  • Peanut butter (and other nut butters)
  • Pita bread and hummus
  • Pizza
  • Sandwiches

 

Fruits and vegetables

  • Applesauce
  • Fresh or canned fruit
  • Vegetables (raw or cooked)

 

Desserts and snacks

  • Cakes and cookies made with whole grains, fruits, nuts, wheat germ, or granola
  • Custard
  • Dips made with cheese, beans, or sour cream
  • Frozen yogurt
  • Gelatin
  • Granola
  • Granola bars
  • Ice cream
  • Nuts
  • Popcorn
  • Popsicles
  • Puddings
  • Sherbet
  • Sorbet
  • Trail mix
  • Yogurt
Advertisements