TITLE

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

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
MondayMorning;5/21/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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."
ACCESSION #
75653530

 

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