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Cancer fitness : exercise programs for cancer patients and survivors

Author: Anna L Schwartz
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An oncology nurse and cancer survivor draws on the latest medical and scientific research to describe the important role of exercise in helping patients get through their illness and promote their bodies' natural healing abilities, discussing how and when to start exercising, how exercise can speed recovery and decrease fatigue, how to set realistic goals, and more.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anna L Schwartz
ISBN: 074323801X 9780743238014
OCLC Number: 54693157
Notes: "A Fireside book."
Description: xiv, 283 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword / Lance Armstrong --
Introduction: X marks the spot: a personal perspective on cancer and exercise --
Cancer and exercise: what does the science show? --
The basics of exercise during treatment --
Managing your side effects --
Setting goals for a lifetime of exercise --
Cancer fitness fundamentals --
Cancer fitness aerobic exercise program --
Athletes: create your own exercise program --
The core of resistance exercise --
Cancer fitness resistance exercise program --
The unthinkable: recurrent cancer and exercise --
Realizing your potential --
Appendix. Clinical trials research: advancing our understanding of science.
Responsibility: Anna L. Schwartz.
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