Breast cancer, exercise and weight loss | Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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Description: Jennifer Ligibel, MD, explains how the findings from the LISA trial, which she presented at the 2011 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, will serve as the basis of a large study that looks at lifestyle intervention and its impact on breast cancer outcomes in women who are obese. The goal of the yet-to-be-launched study is to determine if outreach to encourage physical activity, for the purpose of generating weight loss, will lower study participants' risk of dying of their breast cancer. Watch Dr. Ligibel talk about the benefits of exercise for cancer survivors:
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Posted on : 12/11/11
Added : 8 years ago
Category : Breast Cancer