In order to minimize the negative long-term effects of cancer and cancer treatments, ECHN offers cancer-specific rehabilitation services. Our team of licensed rehabilitation experts have specialized training to help patients affected by:

  • Axillary web syndrome
  • Decrease in endurance and strength
  • Decreased independence in activities of daily living (ADL)
  • Fatigue
  • Lymphedema
  • Mobility deficits
  • Pain and sensitivity

Lymphedema Prevention and Treatment

Any cancer that requires surgical lymph node removal puts patients at a lifelong risk for lymphedema – a swelling of the limbs. ECHN’s lymphedema prevention and treatment program is a proven decongestive therapy specifically for this unique condition.

Fit for the Journey Exercise Program

Maintaining or restoring fitness levels is an important part of recovery. Through education and guidance, the Fit for the Journey Exercise Program can help you:

  • Help control symptoms
  • Improve function
  • Promote psychological well-being
  • Reduce muscle and/or bone loss

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Upcoming Events

Feb

19

Wed

Just for You! Sibling Class and Tour (2/19/20)

Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes Street Manchester CT
Feb

20

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Manchester Community Y Recreation Center
78 North Main Street Manchester CT
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20

Thu

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Manchester Community Y Recreation Center
78 North Main Street Manchester CT