Breast cancer treatments may leave your body feeling fragile. Depending on what type of surgeries you have, you may need weeks or months to recover. Some medicines you take may weaken your bones or other parts of your body. Physical rehabilitationinfo-icon, which involves restoring physical abilities that were lost during treatment, is an important step to living as healthy a life as possible after a breast cancer diagnosisinfo-icon.

You may work with a physical therapistinfo-icon, a professional who performs and teaches exercises to help you maintain or recover your strength.

Look below for more information from LBBC about physical rehabilitation.