Mindful exercise, quality of life, and cancer: A mindfulness-based exercise rehabilitation program for women with breast cancer

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Abstract

After completing this chapter, you should have an understanding of the following: Increased use of mind-body therapies in cancer. Breast cancer patients' use of complementary therapies. The concept of mindfulness as well as the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program. Quality of life (QOL) factors in cancer, especially cancer-related fatigue. The benefits of exercise as a complementary therapy in cancer.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Active Female
Subtitle of host publicationHealth Issues Throughout The Lifespan
PublisherHumana Press
Pages261-269
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9781588297303
DOIs
StatePublished - 2008

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