TITLE

Exercise reduces tiredness in cancer patients

PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Podiatry Now;Feb2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that aerobic exercise can help reduce fatigue associated with cancer and cancer treatment and should therefore be considered as one component of a strategy for managing fatigue.
ACCESSION #
86414010

 

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