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Chair Yoga and Qigong for Cancer – Monroe

January 10, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

This class is a combination of slow and gentle Chair Yoga and Qigong (similar to Tai Chi) movements that focus on relieving fatigue, physical pain and mental tension that often accompany cancer treatments and side effects. The poses are done while seated or standing next to a chair and using it for balance and support. It is a safe and effective way to exercise that strengthens bones and improves flexibility, coordination, circulation, and posture. We also practice a brief meditation to begin and end each class and learn coping skills to help calm the mind from distracting thoughts, relieve stress, and promote a more restful night’s sleep. These free classes are also an opportunity for participants to get to know one another for friendship and support.

For more detailed information or to register for classes, contact the Cancer Resource Center at 980-442-1006 or email LCISurvivorship@AtriumHealth.org

Details

Date:
January 10, 2020
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://atriumhealth.org/medical-services/specialty-care/cancer-care/cancer-support-programs

Venue

Levine Cancer Institute – Monroe
600 Hospital Drive, Outpatient Treatment Pavilion
Monroe, NC 28112 United States
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Phone:
980-442-0430
Website:
https://atriumhealth.org/medical-services/specialty-care/cancer-care/cancer-support-programs
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