Ottawa Citizen: Our cancer survivors are 'busting out' to get exercise in paddling a dragon boat

Monday, July 07, 2008

Columnist Julie Mason is absolutely right about the benefits of exercise for cancer patients.

I am a cancer patient with recurring breast cancer after six years. The first time it was stage one, now it's stage four. I have just finished chemotherapy.

Dragon boating is another form of exercise which is very beneficial and is a big part of the life of many breast cancer survivors in Canada and in other countries. I am part of the dragon boat team, Busting Out, which is part of Breast Cancer Action Ottawa.

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