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Running in Snow

Running in Snow

Running in snow is not easy. It can be a good workout. However, you have to be careful to avoid injury. Taking a few extra precautions can lead to a fun experience and a challenging run. Updated November 20, 2019 I ran in a 5 km race this weekend after a significant snow fall. Actually,…

Running Helps Brain Function in Cancer Survivors

Running Helps Brain Function in Cancer Survivors

Most cancer survivors will list “chemo brain” as one of their experiences with cancer treatments. This is the phrase used for a group of cognitive symptoms, including mental fogginess, trouble concentrating, memory loss, confusion, difficulty learning, and slower mental processes. It typically occurs during or immediately after chemotherapy, but can occur during other treatments and…