Stigma, isolation and medical complexity may keep patients from getting all the care they need; recommendations aim to change that
April 8, 2016
| By Diane Mapes and Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service
Head-and-neck cancer survivors can have enormous aftereffects from the disease and its treatment. New survivorship guidelines just released by the American Cancer Society should help them get the support they need.
From cancer vaccines to engineered T cells, experts weigh in on the big unknowns
March 18, 2016
| by Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service
Fred Hutch immunotherapy experts share their perspectives on a few of the big questions in cancer immunotherapy research — and the steps that they and their colleagues are taking to answer them as quickly as they can.
A Fred Hutch researcher speaks out on the human cost of the ‘unfettered, unbridled greed’ within our health care system
Feb. 11, 2016
| By Dr. Gary Lyman, as told to Diane Mapes
As an oncologist, I've had patients delay or actually stop treatment because of the high cost. They're stopping and they're dying as a result. That's why I've taken a stand with many of my colleagues around the country to call attention to these pricing issues and how unsustainable and devastating they are to our patients.