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Kids Summer Fest draws over 1000 - Thegardenisland.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 00:31

Thegardenisland.com

Kids Summer Fest draws over 1000
Thegardenisland.com
Kholten Panui sizes one of the bicycles scheduled to be given away as Aileia Cassler of Hawaii Pacific Health makes sure he is safe Saturday during the 10th annual Kids Summer Fest presented by Wilcox Health at the Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club ...

Anna Krien's The Long Goodbye: Coal, Coral and Australia's Climate Deadlock extract - Daily Review

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:04

Daily Review

Anna Krien's The Long Goodbye: Coal, Coral and Australia's Climate Deadlock extract
Daily Review
But now, on the boat, passing Magnetic Island, these Melbourne hang-ups were blown away with the wind. It was Sunday. My phone had no reception. ... Occurring, with the odd exception, within a band of water from the Tropic of Cancer to the Tropic of ...

Father's Day has new meaning for widowed Navy dad - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 10:01

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Father's Day has new meaning for widowed Navy dad
The San Diego Union-Tribune
After his wife Sarah Stone died of cancer last November, Navy Chief Petty Officer Johnathon Stone and their four children have been able to pick up the pieces and continue to live life at their Pacific Beach home. "Team Stone" is the nickname Stone and ...

Your Sunscreen May Be Killing Coral Reefs, Here's A List Of Eco-Friendly Products - International Business Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 03:00

Your Sunscreen May Be Killing Coral Reefs, Here's A List Of Eco-Friendly Products
International Business Times
Oxybenzone is also found in beaches that are not crowded with people, like Alaska and remote Pacific islands. The chemical is also found in the Hudson river, oysters and clams, because of sewage, Downs said. “Fresh streams and ecosystems are being ...

Expert on perils of pesticides to visit Whangarei - New Zealand Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 19:00

Expert on perils of pesticides to visit Whangarei
New Zealand Herald
Waiheke Island resident Dr Watts is the co-ordinator of Pesticide Action Network Aotearoa New Zealand and senior science consultant to Pesticide Action Network Asia Pacific, author of several studies and an adviser to government agencies and ...

Nicolas A. Richardson - CapeNews.net

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:01

Nicolas A. Richardson
CapeNews.net
After high school he attended Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon, for one and a half years. He returned to Staten Island after his mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. He then worked as a restaurant cook for several years while attending ...

The Unusual Discovery of 10 Commonly Prescribed Medications - Part 2 - Pharmacy Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 07:56

Pharmacy Times

The Unusual Discovery of 10 Commonly Prescribed Medications - Part 2
Pharmacy Times
The process of drug discovery and testing can be a long, slow, and painful road. It's estimated that for approximately every 10,000-15,000 new compounds identified, only 5 will be considered safe for testing in human volunteers and 1 will be approved ...

Hirono focuses on Maui County issues - Maui News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 07:44

Maui News

Hirono focuses on Maui County issues
Maui News
The first-term Democrat has remained active since undergoing surgery to remove a kidney in May and continues to receive treatment for Stage 4 kidney cancer, which also was found in one of her ribs. Hirono returned to Congress five days after her ...

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Weekend events for Lane County and beyond, June 17-18 - The Register-Guard

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 05:47

The Register-Guard

Weekend events for Lane County and beyond, June 17-18
The Register-Guard
Tickets are $25 and benefit the schools Pacific Islanders Club and other student clubs; sheldonluau.org. The Yachats Ladies Club is inviting the ... A portion of the proceeds goes to the American Cancer Society. Free admission with food purchases. The ...

Following a dream - Moose Jaw Times-Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 04:26

Moose Jaw Times-Herald

Following a dream
Moose Jaw Times-Herald
Mercer had just graduated college when he and his family found out the patriarch had cancer and only three months left to live. He visited his father at Christmas, but was teaching English in ... Mercer started his journey by dipping his rear bike tire ...

Brisbane News - Ten Eyewitness News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 21:15

Ten Eyewitness News

Brisbane News
Ten Eyewitness News
Brisbane News Rescue launch. You're watching Brisbane News Rescue launch When Pacific Island nations face times of crisis, Australian foreign aid can be the difference between life and death. ... Pioneering research Chemotherapy could soon be a thing ...

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Write engaging, reader-friendly headline here - Washington Post

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 11:27

Washington Post

Write engaging, reader-friendly headline here
Washington Post
Stanley Hamilton, 83, who directed public affairs for the U.S. Transportation Department from 1986 to 2001, died May 26 at a hospital in Lawrence, Kan. The cause was multiple organ failure, said a son, Arthur Hamilton. Mr. Hamilton was born in Grand ...

Sue Cox Thames - Lawrence County Press

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 06:44

Sue Cox Thames
Lawrence County Press
Mrs. Sue Cox Thames, 79, died Sunday, May 28, 2017 at her home in Clemmons surrounded by family. She was born in Monticello to James and Velma Cox and was one of six children. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Jimmy Cox and ...

Dan Carter Backs Jordie Barrett To Star Against The Lions - Pundit Arena

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 05:29

Pundit Arena

Dan Carter Backs Jordie Barrett To Star Against The Lions
Pundit Arena
With just over a week to go until the All Blacks face off against the touring British and Irish Lions, hype is hitting fever-pitch in New Zealand. The World Cup champions are expected to account for Warren Gatland's charges at home, but have the ...

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5 local businesses at Hawaii on the Hill - Thegardenisland.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 00:20

Thegardenisland.com

5 local businesses at Hawaii on the Hill
Thegardenisland.com
People from the Pacific Missile Range Facility, Kauai Chamber of Commerce, the County of Kauai the Hawaii state Senate were in attendance. The two-day gathering was organized by Sen. Mazie Hirono and the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce in an effort to ...

Research grants includes focus on Māori & Pacific health - Māori Television

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 15:32

Māori Television

Research grants includes focus on Māori & Pacific health
Māori Television
Seven studies on Pacific health will receive grants that will improve Pacific health outcomes in New Zealand, says Coleman, three of which are from the dedicated Pacific Islands Families study. “These Pacific grants cover research into cultural ...

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Our addiction to meat may be killing us - The Island.lk (subscription)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 12:26

Our addiction to meat may be killing us
The Island.lk (subscription)
Much evidence links excess meat consumption, particularly red meat and processed meat, with obesity, heart disease, stroke, some cancers and type 2 diabetes. Conversely, diets high in vegetables, fruits and wholegrains (such as lentils, chickpeas or ...

Notable deaths in the Washington area - Washington Post

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:44

Washington Post

Notable deaths in the Washington area
Washington Post
The cause was cancer, said a daughter, Kate Cooper. Mrs. Cooper, a District resident, was born Wren Davie in San Francisco and had lived in the Washington area since 1961. She was a designer and creator of costumes at St. Albans and Washington ...

Overfed and Underfed: Global Food Extremes - Morung Express

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 02:34

Morung Express

Overfed and Underfed: Global Food Extremes
Morung Express
The highest rates of obesity, typically no less than 40 percent of adults, are observed in the small South Pacific island nations, including Kiribati, Samoa and Tonga. ... epidemic continues to spread globally, growing numbers of men, women and ...

The Humanitarian Crisis Caused by Two Polar Opposite Food Problems - The Wire

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 15:30

The Wire

The Humanitarian Crisis Caused by Two Polar Opposite Food Problems
The Wire
The highest rates of obesity, typically no less than 40% of adults, are observed in the small South Pacific island nations, including Kiribati, Samoa and Tonga (Figure 2). Other countries with high obesity rates among those aged 15 years and above are ...

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