Welcome to Tucson Cancer Conquerors
Tucson Cancer Conquerors is an all-volunteer, non-profit support group dedicated to empowering cancer survivors and the communities that support them to achieve optimal wellness. We offer a unique peer support environment along with creative wellness programs designed to educate, inspire, and encourage cancer survivors to be proactive about their health both during and after cancer diagnosis and treatment. Our group is run by cancer survivors and our supporters, so we understand first hand the physical and emotional challenges associated with a cancer diagnosis. With a focus on exercise, nutrition, education, and support, we are here to help you successfully navigate the journey that lies ahead. You are not alone. We have your back.
Exercise Reduces Cancer Risk!
Need a little motivation to start off the New Year with an exercise program? Physical activity guidelines have largely been based on their impact on chronic diseases like cardiovascular disease and diabetes, but a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology demonstrates that regular exercise appears to reduce the risk of developing several types of cancer too. The data also shows the more exercise you get, the better! Click here to learn more about the study at Medscape.com.