Hutch News

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

Campeona de la ciencia y la justicia social

Una investigadora pionera en salud pública y de gran corazón, la Dra. Beti Thompson, se jubila después de más de 30 años de luchar por la equidad
Hutch News - August 15, 2019

A champion of science and social justice

Big-hearted Dr. Beti Thompson, pioneering public health researcher, retires after 30-plus years of fighting for equity
Hutch News - July 29, 2019

Smoking after a cancer diagnosis

Lighting up can be a source of shame and treatment complications for cancer patients, but Fred Hutch researchers are here to help them quit
Hutch News - November 16, 2017

Our smoking cessation expert answers questions on e-cigarettes and the FDA's push to limit nicotine

Smoking cessation expert Dr. Jonathan Bricker weighs in on new studies and a federal effort to regulate an ‘astonishingly addictive’ drug
Hutch News - August 01, 2017

State-by-state stats on smoking deaths

Southern states, particularly those in Big Tobacco’s shadow, show higher percentage of cancer deaths due to cigarettes
Hutch News - October 24, 2016

Phone counseling found insufficient to help teen smokers stay quit into young adulthood

Statewide smoking intervention is the first to follow teen smokers into adulthood
Releases - February 01, 2016

U.S. public health funding steadily falling, new study shows

$40 billion loss of funds since 2009 — and it’s already making a difference to our health, say Fred Hutch experts
Hutch News - November 12, 2015

Smoking stigma can hurt efforts to quit

A new study reinforces the case for a new kind of smoking control strategy
Hutch News - November 02, 2015

We're getting a bit better at cheating death

New mortality study shows a drop in death rates for cancer and other major diseases — with one troubling exception: COPD
Hutch News - October 27, 2015

Yep, e-cigarettes are a gateway to smoking

New study shows teens turn to tobacco after using e-cigs (and another one shows they’re using them to vape pot, too)
Hutch News - September 08, 2015

NCI funds $3.1M Fred Hutch clinical trial of a smoking-cessation smartphone app

First such study to compare effectiveness of quit-smoking programs delivered via mobile apps
Releases - June 19, 2015
Last Modified, August 15, 2019