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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

Sustained weight loss, sustained benefits

From the McTiernan Group, Public Health Sciences Division
Science Spotlight - December 18, 2017

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

Sunshine vitamin getting in the way of a good night’s sleep

McTiernan Studies (Public Health Sciences)
Science Spotlight - November 21, 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

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

Dr. Anne McTiernan named to HHS 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee

Fred Hutch cancer prevention expert can discuss how exercise and other lifestyle factors impact cancer risk
Releases - June 29, 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

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
Last Modified, August 15, 2019