3 studies found

Exercise and Diet Intervention in Promoting Weight Loss in Obese Patients With Stage I Endometrial Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine if participation in a 16-week exercise and diet intervention would elicit weight loss, assessed by a 10% decrease in fat mass, in endometrial cancer (EC) patients. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine if participation in a 16-week exercise and diet intervention would improve cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF)...

Diet and Physical Activity Change or Usual Care in Improving Progression-Free Survival in Patients With Previously Treated Stage II, III, or IV Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, or Primary Peritoneal Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine if women who are disease-free after successfully completing primary and potential consolidation/maintenance, therapy for stage II-IV ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer and who are randomized to a healthy lifestyle intervention, will have significantly increased progression-free survival compared to similar women who are randomized...

Controlled Low Calorie Diet in Reducing Side Effects and Increasing Response to Chemotherapy in Patients With Breast or Prostate Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To obtain preliminary estimates of the impact of a restricted diet on toxicity and efficacy of chemotherapy for breast and prostate cancer. II. To evaluate the compliance with a controlled diet intervention. III. To investigate changes in plasma insulin, glucose, insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) and IGF...