Healthy Living Tips for Cancer Survivors

Healthy Living Tips for Cancer Survivors
Host: Society for Behavioral Medicine & American Institute for Cancer Research
Guests: Dr. Kristin Campbell, Dr. Nigel Brockton, Karen Collins, Dr. Danielle Jake-Schoffman, and Dr. Scher Mama
Date: June 30, 2020, 3:00 pm ET

  1. How can cancer diagnosis and treatment affect people's health behaviors?
  2. What are the biggest challenges to maintaining a healthy lifestyle for cancer survivors? How might they differ for underserved or underrepresented groups, such as people of color, rural residents, and others?
  3. What are the benefits of exercise for cancer survivors before, during and following cancer treatment?
  4. We know diet matters when it comes to cancer survivorship, but what kind of diet is best?
  5. How can healthcare providers help cancer survivors start or maintain healthy lifestyle behaviors after diagnosis? How might this differ for underserved or underrepresented groups?