Exercise

Benefits of exercise for cancer survivors:

  • Reduces the risk of lymphedema
  • Improves range of motion
  • Improves cardiovascular endurance
  • Increases strength and lean body mass
  • Reduces the risk of osteoporosis
  • Improves self-image
  • Reduces many of the side effects of hormone therapy and chemotherapy

Studies have shown that choosing a healthy lifestyle exceeds many conventional chemotherapy and hormonal therapy
drugs, yet few patients know of the data or have the ability to make such lifestyle changes.

Our free Exercise programs are offered in various locations in San Antonio, each location offers a variety of classes.

Some sites are temporarily closed and will be opening back up again very soon. STAY TUNED.

Classes offered are:

  • Tai Chi
  • Aerobics
  • Yoga
  • Spin
  • Zumba
  • Boundless
  • Belly Dancing
  • Nia
  • Bootcamp
  • Aqua Zumba
View Our Schedule

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Locations

Our free Exercise programs are offered in various locations in San Antonio, each location offers a variety of classes. Due to COVID-19 in-person exercise classes are only now starting to open again. Check calendar and see here for open locations.

Remember to wear your bracelet, bring water, a towel for your perspiration and a yoga mat.

Ephesus SDA Church
4123 E. Houston St. 78220

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4123 E. Houston St. 78220

DR Semmes Family YMCA at TriPoint

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Forté Rehabilitation
& Wellness Center
(temporarily unavailable)

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Mays YMCA at Stone Oak
21654 Blanco Rd. 78260

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Thousand Oaks YMCA
16101 Henderson Pass 78232

 

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Harvey E. Najim YMCA
(temporarily unavailable)

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Mays YMCA @ Potranco & 151
(temporarily unavailable)

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San Antonio Natatorium
(temporarily unavailable)

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Westside YMCA
2900 Ruiz St, 78228
(temporarily unavailable)

You can THRIVE!

DIVA is a program for cancer patients and survivors.