Patient stories provide a powerful medium for healing, as well as learning about disease, new study confirms
Sept. 2, 2016
| By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service
Sharing a cancer story can be powerful, especially within communities of color. A new study out from Fred Hutch's Health Disparities Research Center confirms that sharing stories of cancer and other illness help patients heal and provide hope, strength and encouragement to others.
Five-year extension of Yakima Valley program expands health promotion efforts to include Hispanic communities in Franklin County
Nov. 8, 2010
| By Kristen Woodward
Dr. Beti Thompson of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Public Health Sciences Division received a five-year, $4.29 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to extend ongoing research aimed at reducing cancer disparities among Hispanics in the Yakima Valley.
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