BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — What’s the impact of exercise and cancer treatment? Pennington Biomedical Research, the Hematology Oncology Clinic in Baton Rouge and doctors are determined to find out in new studies.

Researchers are currently conducting six groundbreaking studies, four targeted to those with lung, colon or rectal and two for those with any type of cancer, which focus on a patient’s ability to maintain a healthy weight while they seek or recover from cancer treatments.

These studies are free and open to the public. Details on all of the studies can be found by clicking here or calling 225-763-3000 for more information.