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Coming Together for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

September 9, 2017

One of the most important, if not THE most important part of recovery from the debilitating side-effects of breast cancer surgery and treatment, is correcting postural deviations that are the result of muscle imbalances. We must re-educate the body to restore its’ normal balance. Most of us think of balance as one’s ability to stand […]

Trainers – It’s Time to Up Your Game!

August 29, 2017

There are now 100’s of thousands of personal trainers in the United States. Many holding nothing more than a lackluster certificate that proves nothing about their knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics, let alone medical conditions and special populations. If you want to work with clients who have special needs; diabetes, osteoporosis, pre-natal/postpartum, cancer, etc., […]

Cancer Treatment and Weight Management

June 14, 2017

Preventing Lymphedema during Exercise

May 31, 2017

Sun, Fun, and CEU’s

May 16, 2017

Do you live in Southern California or would you like to have a ‘workcation’ in Southern California for a few days this July? The Medical Fitness Network and Can…cer Exercise Training Institute are teaming up to bring the Cancer Exercise Specialist Workshop to Costa Mesa, CA on July 22-23rd at Body Wise Gym. You will […]

How Medical Fitness Network Helps Medical & Health Organizations

March 6, 2017

The Cancer Exercise Training Institute has been working together with the Medical Fitness Network for several years now and feels that is important to share the following information with it’s patrons and business colleagues. The Medical Fitness Network (MFN) donates its services as a national database management company to medical and health organizations that do not […]

Pilates Cancer Exercise Specialist is Here!

February 24, 2017

Pilates Cancer Exercise Specialist is here! The much anticipated supplemental handbook by June Kahn is hot off the press. If you are already Cancer Exercise Specialists, this supplemental handbook will help you to create sensible, safe, and effective Pilates-based workouts for cancer patients and survivors. Unlike other Pilates courses that are exclusively for breast cancer, […]

Cancer Prevention Month

February 24, 2017

Cancer Prevention Month We are coming to the close of Cancer Prevention month, but before we move into March I’d like to highlight some ideas for ways to help prevent cancer in your life. The Prevent Cancer Foundation notes that it’s estimated that only 5% of cancers are hereditary, making prevention an exceptionally important topic. […]

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

January 16, 2017

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month Cervical cancer risk factors GENERAL Pregnancy: Women who have had three or more full-term pregnancies, or who had their first full-term pregnancy before age 17, are twice as likely to get cervical cancer. GENETICS Family history: Women with a sister or mother who […]

Looks Can be Deceiving – I’m a Perfect Example

November 17, 2016

Looks Can be Deceiving – I’m a Perfect Example Hi Everyone! I am a 32-year thyroid cancer survivor. I am fortunate that I have enjoyed great health since my 1984 diagnosis and treatment. I have 19 first-degree relatives with many different types of cancer, my mother having thyroid as well. The way that it has […]