Physical activity

Research by Drs. Campbell and Neil-Sztramko featured in VCH Research newsletter

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Research by Dr. Kristin Campell and former Centre PhD student Dr. Sarah Neil-Sztramko was featured in the VCH Research newsletter on September 27, 2016.

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Innovative approach for increasing physical activity among breast cancer survivors: Protocol for Project MOVE, a quasi-experimental study

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Introduction: Physical activity is a cost-effective and non-pharmaceutical strategy that can help mitigate the physical and psychological health challenges associated with breast cancer survivorship.

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Dr. Gotay busts cancer prevention myths on physical activity and nutrition

Monday, August 22, 2016

Dr. Gotay dispels myths on physical activity and nutrition for cancer prevention

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Blog: The cost effectiveness of cancer prevention

Monday, July 18, 2016

This is the last post in our series on cancer risk factors in Canada, Iran, Ireland, Mexico, and Pakistan.

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Blog: Are we active enough? Global physical activity rates and cancer prevention.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

We know moving is good for the waistline, but can it prevent a rise in global cancers?

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Dr. Carolyn Gotay participates in obesity conference

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Representatives from the Centre took part in the International Conference on Obesity in Vancouver this week.

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Attention to principles of exercise training: a review of exercise studies for survivors of cancers other than breast

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) can evaluate how well a particular exercise programme reduces cancer treatment-related side effects.
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Physical activity levels of cancer survivors in Canada: findings from the Canadian Community Health Survey

Saturday, March 1, 2014
PURPOSE: Physical activity may reduce many side effects of cancer treatment and may improve survival.
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Lateral trunk lean gait modification increases the energy cost of treadmill walking in those with knee osteoarthritis

Monday, February 3, 2014
To compare the energy expenditure of increased lateral trunk lean walking - a suggested method of reducing medial compartment knee joint load - compared to normal walking in a population of older adults with medial knee osteoarthritis (OA).
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