Exercise is a highly effective, but poorly used, treatment for a number of chronic conditions.
Including cancer fatigue, cardiac rehabilitation, graded exercise for CFS, osteoarthritis, obesity, lower back pain, falls prevention and diabetes.Contact Us
Speakers have been invited to provide the evidence
and rationale for the different types of exercise for different clinical conditions, practical tips on the “how to” of different disease-specific exercise regimes, evidence of a variety of clinical conditions where exercise has been found to be most effective and discuss some of the important cognitive, social, and logistical issues that form part of an effective “exercise prescription”.
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