Martial arts benefits that help in preventing and fighting cancer:

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  1. johnnewman

    johnnewman Grasshoppa

    Many research studies support the idea that practicing martial arts during cancer treatment helps you feel better. Some of the well-known martial arts benefits that help you in tackling cancer problem include:

    • Reduction in pain
    • Lowering the chance of having physical side effects of cancer treatment, such as fatigue, neuropathy, lymphedema, osteoporosis, and nausea
    • Reducing the risk of depression and anxiety
    • Keeping you as mobile and independent as possible
    • Increasing your energy and strength
    • Improving your balance to reduce fall injuries
    • Preventing muscle loss
    • Improving sleep
    • Preventing weight gain and obesity, which are linked to increased cancer risk
    • Decreasing the amount of time you need to stay in the hospital
    • Making your treatment more effective at destroying tumor cells
    • Improving survival rates for certain cancers
    • Preventing other chronic diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes
    • Improving the quality of life

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