In her first From the Editor’s Desk of 2019, Dr. Schapira writes about setting goals and resolutions for the new year and how exercise helps people with cancer regain a much-needed sense of control and success in their lives.
The best exercise program during and after treatment is the one that works for you. Oncology exercise specialist Sami Mansfield shares 5 tips for creating a personalized program that can have big benefits.
Dr. Lorenzo Cohen and Alison Jefferies recommend harnessing 6 lifestyle pillars for positive behavior change to improve wellness and long-term health.
Following an exercise program during and after lung cancer treatment may help reduce cancer-related fatigue and speed recovery from treatment. Read about 4 types of exercise to consider and why.
After being diagnosed with cancer, journalist Loriana Hernandez-Aldama learned that living a healthy lifestyle before treatment begins can help you cope with and manage the challenges to come. This practice of preparing yourself for cancer treatment is sometimes called prehabilitation.
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira writes about prevention and what we can do to help understand and manage our personal cancer risk.
The 2018 Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research will address key issues in promoting well-being in people who have finished active cancer treatment, covering topics such as exercise, follow-up care in young adult survivors, and better support for sexual problems.
It can be hard to fit physical activity into life after cancer, but exercise provides real benefits for survivors. In this podcast, Kristin Leung and Rachel Dudasik describe how an exercise program, LIVESTRONG at the YMCA, helps motivate and support cancer survivors.
Not only is exercise safe during cancer treatment, it may help reduce side effects and offer other health benefits. Here’s how to get or stay active after a cancer diagnosis.