PHS presentation clarifies the importance of different durations of nonsteroidal, anti-inflammatory drug use on risk of dying from colorectal cancer
Oct. 31, 2011
The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Anna Coghill presented the Public Health Sciences Division's data during the American Association for Cancer Research’s 10th annual International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research in Boston.
PHS researchers show 20 percent drop in mortality with prior NSAID use
Nov. 22, 2010
| By Colleen Steelquist
Researchers in the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Public Health Sciences Division report that regular NSAID use earlier in life for those at risk of colon cancer may prevent occurrence and inhibit more aggressive disease or alter the course of the disease after diagnosis.
New study by Christopher Li confirms his landmark research linking migraines with reduced risk of breast cancer
July 13, 2009
| By Dean Forbes
The relationship between migraine headaches in women and a significant reduction in breast cancer risk has been confirmed in a follow-up study to landmark research published last year and conducted by scientists at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The new study found a 26 percent reduced risk of breast cancer among both premenopausal and postmenopausal women with a clinical diagnosis of migraines.