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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

Move more and sit less for cancer prevention and survival: new HHS guidelines

Recommendations include being active for at least 150 minutes, or two hours and 30 minutes, per week
Hutch News - November 13, 2018

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

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

Diet tops exercise for cutting weight, cancer risk, new study shows

Overweight and obese women lowered levels of proteins associated with cancer after one year of calorie, fat reductions
Hutch News - July 13, 2016

Exercise curbs risk of 13 cancers

New multinational study of nearly 1.5 million participants says ‘just do it’ (but don’t forget the sunscreen!)
Hutch News - May 16, 2016

How growing a mustache raises awareness for men’s health

Fred Hutch's Dr. Jonathan Wright answered questions about Movember in our latest tweet chat
Hutch News - November 25, 2015

How lifestyle factors affect cancer rates, survival

Fred Hutch epidemiologist Dr. Amanda Phipps discusses the importance of healthy living
Hutch News - October 16, 2015

Most breast cancer patients don't get enough exercise

Why 65 percent of survivors don't meet recommendations for physical activity -- and what to do about it
Hutch News - June 11, 2014

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

Exercising for life

Tips for staying active after the post-new year slump
Hutch News - January 17, 2014

Fred Hutch study finds few breast cancer survivors maintain adequate exercise despite benefits

'HEAL Study,' led by Anne McTiernan and researchers in the Public Health Sciences Division, shows sharp drop in physical activity 10 years after diagnosis
Hutch News - April 18, 2013

Moderate weight loss reduces levels of breast cancer-linked hormones

Dr. Anne McTiernan finds lifestyle changes lower blood estrogen levels in overweight and obese postmenopausal women, may reduce risk of most common breast cancers
Hutch News - May 29, 2012

Healthy for the Holidays - 10 tips for cancer survivors

Survivorship programs offer resources and research for staying healthy year-round
Releases - November 22, 2011
Last Modified, August 15, 2019