Patients frequently benefit from the addition of commonly available liquid and
powdered nutritional supplements to the diet
. For example Ensure High Protein
drink, Instant breakfast, etc. Only rarely can patients not tolerate proteins in the form of chicken, fish, vegetables, and nutritional supplements.
This is why, when a patient is End-Stage they commonly appear looking like a concentration camp survivor except for the very large abdomen that appears like that of a 9 months pregnant woman.