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Exercise for People Diagnosed With Metastatic Breast Cancer

Sami Mansfield, certified cancer exercise trainer, talks about the benefits of exercise for people with metastatic disease and three exercises anyone can do.
Feb 23, 2019

Listen to the podcast to hear Sami discuss:

  • how attainable “exercise snacks” can help people start exercising

  • three exercises anyone can do safely at home

  • whether people with metastatic disease should “feel the burn” when they exercise

  • how to talk to your oncologist about exercise

About the guest
Sami Mansfield
Sami Mansfield

Sami Mansfield started her career as a cancer exercise specialist in 2003. Since being inspired by coaching her first client who had been diagnosed with cancer 15 years ago, her career has been dedicated to helping people with cancer — any type and any stage — live as well as possible. Sami’s experience encompasses work in both community- and hospital-based cancer centers, nonprofit organizations, developing and consulting on clinical trials, and as a speaker presenting to both patients and healthcare professionals. She is a certified cancer exercise trainer, a CrossFit Level 1 coach with extensive exercise and nutrition experience, and the founder of Cancer Wellness For Life. She also offers functional movement basics classes on the We Build 4 Life YouTube channel.

— Last updated on June 29, 2022, 2:45 PM

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