Nov. 1, 2022 — Exercising while undergoing chemotherapy can help cancer patients overcome the treatment’s debilitating effects and return  to normal life faster. 

That’s according to a new study of 266 patients undergoing chemotherapy for testicular, breast, or colon cancer or non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. All the participants took part in a 6-month exercise program, but half started the program during their chemo treatment (3 months before their chemo was scheduled to end), while the other half started after chemo was finished. 

Previous research has shown that exercise benefits cancer patients, but this is the first to look at how exercise timing can impact…


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