Exercise helps patients with gastrointestinal cancer undergoing chemotherapy cope with their disease and treatment.
Simply walking for 30 minutes 3 times a week has significant impact on symptom severity and ability to cope, as well as quality of life, for patients with advanced cancer.
Supplemental ginger before and during treatment raises antioxidant levels in patients undergoing chemotherapy.
The researchers concluded that physical activity should be routinely assessed and that clinicians should collaborate with their patients to design a physical activity plan.
Exercise and/or psychological interventions effectively reduce cancer-related fatigue during and after cancer treatment.
A lower dose of abiraterone acetate with a low fat meal may have the same effect as taking the standard dose as recommended on an empty stomach.
A higher consumption of nuts was associated with a lower overall risk for developing lung cancer irrespective of smoking status.
Both men and women who exercised 1 to 2 days each week conferred significant health benefits.
Moderate but not vigorous activity proved beneficial for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer.
Loss of bone density related to chemotherapy and adjuvant therapy for breast cancer can lead to debilitating hip and vertebral fractures. This discussion discusses the impact of resistance training for these patients.
Adherence to World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF)/American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) dietary recommendations improves cancer risks. In this study, researchers determined whether adherence to these recommendations provides the same benefits for older persons.
Adopting healthy lifestyle can cut 25-year risk for the disease from 29 to 13 percent.
Massage therapy may be promising for reducing the intensity/severity of pain, fatigue, and anxiety in patients with cancer.
A Mediterranean-style diet can help protect against diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and breast cancer,research indicates.
Based on compounds extracted from parsley and dill seeds, a team of Russian scientists proposed an efficient approach to synthesizing novel compounds with anticancer activity.
The incidence of cardiovascular events was down for patients with non-metastatic breast cancer that exercise.
Added sugars and relevant portion sizes are among the highlights of this food label revision.
Food speaks to our genes; its message or signal can turn the immune system on or off. Consumption of a high carbohydrate or sugar diet can increase risk of cancer.
A moderate to high level of physical activity before and after diagnosis may improve prognosis in patients with non-metastatic prostate cancer.
Researchers found that men with prostate cancer who had exercised regularly had the best outcomes.
Study uses dog sledding to demonstrate benefits of adapted physical activities for children with cancerAugust 27, 2015
The results of a new preliminary study indicate that children with cancer may benefit from a different kind of treatment: a healthy dose of adventure.
Randomized trial shows beneficial effect for yoga combined with meditation in breast cancer survivors.
Poor sleep and snoring before breast cancer diagnosis is tied to poor survival outcomes.
Yoga practice and fish oil use up, whereas some other supplement use is down.
Significant benefits of exercise regimen in reducing the effect of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placement on swallowing function for patients with head and neck cancer.
Findings in a quasi-experimental study of Taiwanese women with early-stage breast cancer showed the potential for exercise to reduce fatigue in women undergoing radiotherapy.
Aerobic exercise may boost progression-free survival in patients with lymphoma, trial data suggests.
Researchers have demonstrated that employing mindfulness meditation or being a member of a support group has a positive physical impact at the cellular level in breast cancer survivors.
A new study indicates that bariatric patients benefit from a significantly decreased risk of cancer compared to other obese patients.
Periodic fasting may combat both chemotherapy-induced changes in immune cell function by replenishing stem cells in the blood; these findings suggest that fasting may provide benefits for cancer patients.
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