Can going for a walk improve cancer survivors' long-term prognosis?

May 2012
MondayMorning;5/21/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p1
The article discusses a study conducted by researcher Rachel Ballard-Barbash and colleagues which has found that exercise can lower cancer survivors' risk of premature death not only from the disease but from any cause. It has been informed that few physicians believe that exercise might exacerbate fatigue which is common after cancer treatment. This study was previously published in the "Journal of the National Cancer Institute."


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