Title Queen's University Belfast research could see exercise as a prescribed medicine Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet Eurekalert Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 02/11/2017 Description Queen's University Belfast are taking part in a global trial to test whether exercise should be prescribed to treat patients with advanced prostate cancer.
Dr Suneil Jain from Queen's University added: "This is very exciting research. Many standard treatments cause side-effects including weight gain and loss of muscle bulk. High intensity interval training may make men fitter, improve their quality of life and even prolong their survival. This study is the largest of its kind ever to be performed in prostate cancer."
URL https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-11/qub-qub110217.php Persons Suneil Jain