Active Living for Cancer Rehab

Health Care Professionals

Learn why hospitals, clinics & wellness centres are recommending Urban Poling for cancer rehabilitation for improving strength, ROM, endurance, posture, cardiorespiratory fitness, well-being (vitality) and reducing lymphedema.   The ACTIVATOR technique is being prescribed for improving balance and off-loading for neuropathy and post-surgery.  Webinar includes: Research Review, Guest Speaker: Dr. Sharon Czerniec (benefits of poling for lymphedema), Urban Poling and ACTIVATOR technique and sample exercises for cancer rehab & wellness.

Guest Speaker:  Physiotherapist, Dr Sharon Czerniec (PhD).  Research Fellow – ALERT (Australian Lymphoedema Education, Research & Treatment), Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University Sydney, Australia.

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USA/Canada Date:  October 15, 2019 -1 pm PST & 4 pm EST
Australia Date :  October 16, 2019 – 7:00 am AET
Webinar duration: 45 minutes
Host:  Mandy Shintani, BSc (OT), MA (Gero).  Occupational Therapist & Gerontologist, Urban Poling Inc. Vancouver, Canada

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*2% of sales from the 4Life Pink Poles is donated to Cancer Wellness Programs.


The information in this publication/presentation is not intended to replace existing rehabilitation programs. The testimonials are those of independent therapists and are not a guarantee of results. The consumer should not rely solely on this publication but should also consult their physician or therapist. Urban Poling Inc. and its employees and representatives do not accept any liability for the information contained in this publication or any damages.

Cancer Survivors & Caregivers

Join our new campaign, 4 You – 4 Her – 4 Life,  to celebrate women and Active Living!  As part of this campaign we invite you to a free webinar on Active Living for Cancer Rehab with guest speaker exercise physiologist, Sarah Weller.

Learn why Urban Poling is recommended for improving strength, endurance, posture, cardiorespiratory fitness, flexibility, well- being (vitality) and reducing lymphedema for those with breast cancer.  It is also an excellent off season training activity for dragon boat teams.

Webinar includes: Research Based Benefits, Urban Poling technique, sample exercises for with poles, and the ACTIVATOR poles & technique recommended for balance & post-surgery.

“For someone who is used to be being very active, Urban Poling helped with my core strengthening and regaining my physical health.  It was one of the many awesome tools that supported my recovery from breast cancer (surgery and radiation).” – Cheryl

Webinar duration: 45 minutes
Presenter: Mandy Shintani, BSc (OT), MA, Urban Poling Inc.
Guest Speaker: Sarah Weller, BAppSci (HMS), CSEP-CEP (Back on Track Fitness)
*This webinar has been recorded.

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Core Fitness

Our strapless ergonomic handle was designed to develop “core fitness” as you walk. Pressing the outside edges of your hands against the wide base of the handle engages your core muscles and creates resistance that propels you forward.
– Mandy Shintani, OT

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