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New Science Spotlight Articles

Every month, Fred Hutch postdoc writer/editors summarize two papers from each of our scientific divisions to stimulate collaborations across campus
10 NEW August 26, 2019

Commentary: How to reduce the odds of getting cancer

‘There are steps you can take that will absolutely cut your risk,’ says Fred Hutch’s Dr. Anne McTiernan, who contributed to a new report on diet, nutrition, physical activity and cancer
Hutch News - May 25, 2018

Fred Hutch physician-scientist’s memoir sheds light on relationships with parents, food and our bodies

Dr. Anne McTiernan nearly starved to death at age 4 — then she grew up to be a nutrition researcher. Her new memoir focuses on the path between.
Hutch News - December 14, 2016

Fitness trackers don’t improve weight loss, study finds

Participants who added ‘wearables’ to diet and exercise plans actually lost fewer pounds than those who stuck with traditional tactics
Hutch News - September 20, 2016

Fat or Fiction? The truth about 9 diet myths

Is breakfast really the most important meal of the day? Does fat content matter more than calories? A nutrition researcher weighs in
Hutch News - June 01, 2016

How to eat: 6 simple tips from a nutrition researcher

Dr. Marian Neuhouser, who helped create the new U.S. Dietary Guidelines, shares how she eats – and how you should, too
Hutch News - January 05, 2016

Kale Tale: How a wild cabbage erupted into trendy ‘superfood’

An old process still catapults some basic eats from chow to chic, leaving nutritionists skeptical
Hutch News - October 28, 2015

Study aims to determine how frequently people should eat for optimal health

Is it better to eat small meals throughout the day or fewer, more traditional meals without snacks?
Releases - August 11, 2015

Proposed FDA label one step toward encouraging healthy eating

The FDA’s proposed nutrition labels reflect larger serving sizes – but that’s only one step toward encouraging healthy choices, Fred Hutch expert says
Hutch News - February 28, 2014

Healthy for the Holidays - 10 tips for cancer survivors

Survivorship programs offer resources and research for staying healthy year-round
Releases - November 22, 2011

Multivitamins each day will not keep common cancers away

Largest study of its kind provides definitive evidence that multivitamins will not reduce risk of cancer or heart disease in postmenopausal women
Hutch News - March 16, 2009

Back to nutrition basics for cancer prevention

Editorial by Dr. Alan Kristal concludes that new data on folate supplementation and prostate cancer adds to growing body of knowledge showing micronutrient supplementation does not lower cancer risk
Hutch News - March 16, 2009

Risky business: Mixing cancer treatment with nutritional supplements

Study finds widespread vitamin and mineral use among cancer survivors, although benefits of such use remain unclear
Hutch News - February 11, 2008
Last Modified, August 15, 2019