Kathryn I. Pollak, PhD | Authors

What Should We Tell Patients About Physical Activity After a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis?

September 15, 2015

There is ample evidence suggesting that physical activity and exercise can be therapeutic tools for patients with prostate cancer. Patients diagnosed with localized disease should be advised to stay physically active; furthermore, patients who are undergoing radiation therapy and/or treatment with ADT appear to benefit from regular aerobic and resistance exercise to alleviate side effects.