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Healthy for the Holidays: Tips for Reducing Stress and Staying Well Throughout the Season

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The holiday season can be a mixed blessing. While many look forward to the glittering lights, festive music, decadent treats, jovial office parties and family gatherings, they may equally dread the stress of decorating, entertaining, cooking,...
17-Dec-2014 2:20 PM EST

Fred Hutch Recruits D. Gary Gilliland as Its New President and Director

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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, a world leader in lifesaving research to prevent, detect and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other deadly diseases, announced today that it has named an internationally renowned expert in cancer genetics and...
20-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

Iodide Protects Against Dangerous Reperfusion Injury After Heart Attack

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A potentially groundbreaking study by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientists, published online today in the journal PLOS ONE, suggests that the worst effects of reperfusion injury may be prevented with a safe, simple solution: a dose of...
7-Nov-2014 2:00 PM EST

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Celebrates Seattle PrideFest

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center employees will join in Seattle’s PrideFest 2014 parade in support of the diversity and ongoing accomplishments of the area’s LGBT community
27-Jun-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Women’s Health Initiative Reports $37.1B Economic Return on Combined Hormone Therapy Clinical Trial

Economic findings on the Women’s Health Initiative estrogen plus progestin trial indicates that changes in practice stemming from the trial provided a net economic return of $37.1 billion over the 10-year period since the main findings were...
5-May-2014 5:00 PM EDT

Bezos Family Donates $20 Million to Fred Hutch to Develop Therapies That ‘Melt’ Cancer

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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientists striving for new cancer cures — and the patients who stand to benefit from them — got an enormous boost today when the Bezos family committed $20 million to support the development of novel...
7-Apr-2014 11:55 AM EDT

Getting Ready to Quit Smoking?

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The time is right – you’re ready to quit smoking. Begin with just a click at WebQuit.org. WebQuit is an online quit-smoking program and research study being conducted by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The WebQuit study,...
24-Mar-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Glenda Gray Appointed New President of South African Medical Research Council

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HIV expert Dr. Glenda Gray, co-principal investigator of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN), which is headquartered at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, has been named president of the South African Medical Research Council, the premier...
20-Mar-2014 6:20 PM EDT

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Looking for Great American Smokeout Sources? Fred Hutch Psychologist Jonathan Bricker Can Discuss the Latest Research-Based Smoking Interventions

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Living healthy is hard. Most people who try to change habits, such as smoking, will lapse. But science is giving new hope. Dr. Jonathan Bricker is an internationally recognized scientific leader in a bold approach called acceptance and commitment...
4-Nov-2014 5:10 PM EST

Fred Hutch (@HutchinsonCtr) Expert Available to Discuss #Ovarian Cancer Symptoms, Screening, Risk Factors during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

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16-Sep-2014 4:50 PM EDT

Smoking-Cessation Expert and Psychologist Dr. Jonathan Bricker Comments on CVS' Decision to Ban the Sale of Tobacco Products

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6-Feb-2014 6:00 PM EST

Dr. Benjaimin Anderson, Expert in Global Breast Health, Available as Source for World Cancer Day Feb. 4

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3-Feb-2014 2:00 PM EST

Colleen Delaney: An Expert in Cord Blood Transplantation

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8-Jan-2014 5:00 PM EST

Expert on Prostate Cancer Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment Uses Statistical and Computer Modeling for Policy Development

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Dr. Ruth Etzioni, a biostatistician, is a member of the Public Health Sciences Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. She focuses on statistical and computer modeling for policy development, with a focus on prostate cancer research. A...
28-Aug-2013 1:00 PM EDT

Expert Available to Comment on HIV "Cure"

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3-Jul-2013 1:30 PM EDT

Expert on BRCA1/BRCA2 Gene Mutations & Risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancers Available for Interviews

16-May-2013 12:00 PM EDT

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