Maintaining a healthy lifestyle

Keeping active

We can help you keep active when you need to, with tips for getting started and activities near you.

Physical activity after breast cancer treatment

Physical activity after breast cancer treatment

Joy explains how she followed exercises that were tailored to her cancer type and gradually became more active after breast cancer treatment to help with her recovery.

About our cancer information videos

Joy explains how she followed exercises that were tailored to her cancer type and gradually became more active after breast cancer treatment to help with her recovery.

About our cancer information videos

Benefits of being active

Keeping active can have a positive impact on your health and wellbeing, and help reduce the side effects of treatment.

How active should I be?

The types of activity you do and for how long will depend on a number of factors.

Health walks

Walking is one of the most popular forms of activity and a great way to keep healthy. We work with health walk programmes all over the UK.

Getting started

It’s important to take care of yourself when you start to be more active. Your healthcare team can give you advice.

Activities near you

There are lots of organisations and websites that can help you find out what activities are available near you.

Tools to help you move more

Choosing to become more active is the first step, but we know it can be hard so we have a range of tools to help you.