Physical Well-being

 

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Why You Should Keep Moving through Cancer

by Linda T. Gottlieb, MA, CPT, CET

You probably already know that exercise is an important part of staying healthy and can even help prevent disease. But what if you have cancer? What can exercise do for you?

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When Survival Isn’t Enough

by Samman Shahpar, MD

Whether you have been newly diagnosed with cancer or have completed treatment, the recovery process is about achiev­ing your highest potential, which not only includes survival but also main­taining function.

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Commit to Quit

by Danielle Peereboom, MPH, Jody Nicoloso, BA, and Frank Leone, MD, MS

Many smokers who have been diagnosed with cancer continue to smoke, though they may not understand why.. Is this the situation you’re finding yourself in? Have you ever wondered why you don’t have the will­power to just stop already? The answer can be found by examining the addictive effect of nicotine on the brain.

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