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Easy, At-Home Exercise Program Can Help Cancer Patients, Mayo Clinic Finds

ROCHESTER, Minn. — It has been known for some time that exercise is important for cancer patients, but few studies have looked at the practicality of exercise programs and whether even a minimal workout can help. Exercise can reduce cancer-related fatigue, improve sleep, boost a sense of wellness, and reduce [...]

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Mayo Study: Exercise Can Help Cancer Patients, but Few Oncologists Suggest It

ROCHESTER, Minn. — August 28, 2012.  Numerous studies have shown the powerful effect that exercise can have on cancer care and recovery. For patients who have gone through breast or colon cancer treatment, regular exercise has been found to reduce recurrence of the disease by up to 50 percent. But [...]

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