Black women at higher risk of lymphedema after breast cancer surgery

[ad_1] Written by Cara MurezHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, December 7, 2021 (HealthDay News) – The state of the so-called lymphedema is a well-known side effect breast cancer treatment which can lead to swelling of the arms and legs. New research suggests that black women are more than three times more at risk of this painful problem … Read more

Patients may also experience burnout

[ad_1] December 7, 2021 – Efforts to combat burnout in healthcare professionals may be extended to patients with chronic conditions – who may show some of the same signs, as prolonged stress, hopelessness or a sense of loss of control. Identifying these patients and acknowledging their increased risk of burnout could improve physician-patient relationships as … Read more

Exercise for beginners: cycle 5, week 2

[ad_1] EDITOR’S NOTE: For a detailed description of beginner training and the movements contained in it from their creator, Bret Hamilton, see his article on getting started with this 12-week program. Start exercising for beginners If you are just starting out and are unfamiliar with the movements involved in this cycle, check out the attached … Read more