Author | Anna L. Schwartz, PhD, FNP


Initiating Exercise Interventions to Promote Wellness in Cancer Patients and Survivors

October 15, 2017

This article includes a succinct review of current research into exercise in the cancer setting and a discussion of the American College of Sports Medicine exercise recommendations for cancer survivors. Common acute, long-term, and late effects of cancer and its treatment are also described in the context of ways in which these side effects impact the ability to exercise.

Exercise in Cancer Survivorship: Building Your Base

June 26, 2012

Learn how to help cancer patients and survivors ease into an exercise routine to promote overall wellness and combat fatigue.

La fatiga en personas con cáncer

October 01, 2008

La fatiga relacionada con el cáncer, un problema común y desconcertante que puede presentarse durante y después del tratamiento del cáncer, puede tener aspectos físicos, mentales y emocionales.

Fatigue in People With Cancer

October 01, 2008

Cancer-related fatigue, a common and upsetting problem that can occur during and after cancer treatment, can have physical, mental, and emotional aspects. It can occur months or even years after cancer treatment ends and is typically more severe than fatigue experienced by people without cancer.