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Fitness a key weapon against some cancers
San Diego Union-Tribune

Evidence shows that exercise can be a powerful weapon for people battling certain cancers, a fact that medical experts are increasingly recognizing.

These days, respected organizations such as the American Cancer Society and the American College of Sports Medicine recommend not only medications and surgery to fight the disease, but also a tailored exercise regimen aimed at keeping patients active for at least 150 minutes per week — even when they’re undergoing treatment.