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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 […]

Understanding the Importance of Comprehensive Lung Health

November 9, 2016

Understanding the Importance of Comprehensive Lung Health November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, which makes it a great time to think about not only lung cancer, but other aspects of comprehensive lung health. Your lungs are vital to the health of the rest of your body. As you breathe in and out, your lungs bring […]

The Cancer Exercise Training Institute Welcomes Denise Stewart, O.T. to our Medical Advisory Board

October 18, 2016

Denise Stewart, B.S. in Occupational Therapy has worked with people experiencing breast cancer related Lymphedema; managing compression garments and guidance to reduce skin and soft tissue inflammation since 1981. Her training and work in hands-on massage for problematic soft tissue commenced in the 1990’s. Denise used her knowledge and skill to develop new methods for assessing and treating post-breast cancer scar tissue […]

The Cancer Exercise Training Institute Welcomes Dr. Danielle Anderson to our Medical Advisory Board

October 18, 2016

Danielle  Anderson, ND, MAc., L.Ac., RDH  is a  primary care physician licensed in Oregon.  Doctor Danielle Smith Anderson has founded her Integrative medical practice on the principal of treating the whole person; with a view to psychological integration and a healthy emotional outlook being central to both physical health and life fulfillment. Terrain Wellness Integrative […]

Pound Poms for Breast Cancer Recovery is Coming soon!

September 27, 2016

 “PoundPoms® 4 Recovery”, is the brainchild created through the collaboration of Andrea Leonard, President of the Cancer Exercise Training Institute & cancer survivor and Sherry ShamRock, founder of FIT 2 CHEER & inventor of PoundPoms (weighted cheerleading pom poms!) The inspiration was impelled when Natasha Madison a breast cancer survivor and friend of Shamrock’s, contacted her […]