News tagged ‘Exercise’ clear
- New findings show colon cancer patients who spend more time walking and fewer hours on the couch are less likely to die over the seven to eight years after being diagnosed. Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt comments on the study.
Tags: ColonCancer, Exercise
- LIVESTRONG at the West Roxbury Y is an adult cancer survivor program focusing on improving participants' physical health through exercise. Participants are involved in a research project conducted by Dana-Farber and the Yale School of Public Health to gauge the overall effects of the LIVESTRONG program on cancer survivors.
Tags: Exercise, Survivorship
- Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro is using the "Healthy Steps" movement program to help cancer patients with therapeutic exercises to enhance well-being. The program follows the Lebed Method of movement, a tested approach developed at Dana-Farber.