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Go Knoxville's things-to-do calendar through April 30 - Knoxville News Sentinel

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 04/23/2017 - 02:06

Knoxville News Sentinel

Go Knoxville's things-to-do calendar through April 30
Knoxville News Sentinel
Learn how to select varieties, start seeds, plant seedlings, fertilize, water, prune, sucker and harvest a bountiful crop while managing the numerous diseases that target tomatoes. Free. Open to public. ... Tennessee Stage Company Celebration of ...

University of Arkansas joins with minority communities to improve health - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 04/22/2017 - 23:28

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

University of Arkansas joins with minority communities to improve health
Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Research so far has been mostly exploratory, pinning down the communities' knowledge about and barriers to managing diabetes, for example, or simply getting a clearer picture of how big a problem the disease is. But even those first steps had never ...

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Action needed now to save the planet - Toronto Star

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 23:21

Action needed now to save the planet
Toronto Star
Then the water level will not rise higher so the island of Kiribati will not sink. Jairus Andrade. My class watched a movie called Before the ... It is also China's biggest health problem because the chances of lung cancer and cardiovascular disease ...

Feel Free to Go F*ck Yourself, Jeff Sessions - The Daily Banter

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 13:22

The Daily Banter

Feel Free to Go F*ck Yourself, Jeff Sessions
The Daily Banter
How can they possibly think our families are less screwed up -- our cancers less fatal -- our heartaches less painful? ... Jeff Sessions, in an effort to ballyhoo his president's atrocious Muslim ban, told radio talk show host and the Most Annoying ...
AG Sessions says he's 'amazed' a judge 'on an island in the Pacific' can block Trump's immigration orderCNN
Senator Mazie Hirono on Twitter: "Hey Jeff Sessions, this #IslandinthePacific has been the 50th state for going on ...Twitter
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Laura Osnes Is More Than an Ingenue in 'Bandstand' - American Theatre

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 07:14

American Theatre

Laura Osnes Is More Than an Ingenue in 'Bandstand'
American Theatre
One way I feel like I can relate to Julia's loss is that I lost my mom six years ago to cancer. ... Nellie in South Pacific is feisty. And my Cinderella got to be strong and kind. Bonnie in Bonnie and Clyde was a fun turn to get to be a bad girl, but ...

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Garvan Team Compares Methods to Evaluate Epigenetic Mark - GenomeWeb

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 03:15

Garvan Team Compares Methods to Evaluate Epigenetic Mark
GenomeWeb
SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb) – Researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Sydney have evaluated methods for analyzing the epigenetic mark 5-hydroxymethylcytosine (5-hmC). The researchers reported this week in the journal ...

Jack Knox: Who's running in the Island's 14 ridings - Times Colonist - Times Colonist

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 22:51

Times Colonist

Jack Knox: Who's running in the Island's 14 ridings - Times Colonist
Times Colonist
In 1983, England's Colin Hanoman tried to add a fun factor to the British election by changing his name to Margaret Thatcher and running against the prime ...

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Marianas Open set for April 30 - Pacific Daily News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 22:01

Pacific Daily News

Marianas Open set for April 30
Pacific Daily News
On Sunday, April 30, at the Father Duenas Memorial School Phoenix Center, Guam will feature a world-class tournament of elite competitors for the premier and longest running Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) tournament in the Pacific — the Marianas Open ...

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'Thank you, Kiwis': Traveller mourning brother's loss credits NZ for rediscovering happiness - New Zealand Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 16:58

'Thank you, Kiwis': Traveller mourning brother's loss credits NZ for rediscovering happiness
New Zealand Herald
That's the heartfelt message from one US traveller who has credited his time in New Zealand for rediscovering his happiness after years of heartbreak. Reddit poster El_Oso_Blanco lost his brother to cancer after an 8-year-battle, and feared he would ...

Wealth manager, baseball player Lon Morton dies at 72 - Pacific Coast Business Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 14:15

Pacific Coast Business Times

Wealth manager, baseball player Lon Morton dies at 72
Pacific Coast Business Times
Morton was a member of the CSU Channel Islands Foundation Board of Trustees and his firm was acquired by Santa Barbara Bank & Trust, now part of Union Bank, in 2006. ... He had been undergoing treatment for a recurrence of cancer prior to his death.

Slowing down aging may be attainable in the near future - Bel Marra Health

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 01:00

Bel Marra Health

Slowing down aging may be attainable in the near future
Bel Marra Health
Rapamycin is a natural compound that was first discovered from the soils of Easter Island in the South Pacific Ocean and first shown to mimic valuable effects of diet restriction, which in some animals has extended life span. ... “The increase in ...

Meet the man who'll swim across the Pacific Ocean - Red Bull

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 00:45

Red Bull

Meet the man who'll swim across the Pacific Ocean
Red Bull
The first swim I did was to collect funds for research against cancer, as my dad died of a cancer. When he was suffering it, I realised I could regret not following my dreams to make them happen. Somehow, seeing my father suffering kicked my ass to go ...

Aussies Don't Want To Follow Trump By Banning Charities That Offer Abortion Services - BuzzFeed News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 04/18/2017 - 19:22

BuzzFeed News

Aussies Don't Want To Follow Trump By Banning Charities That Offer Abortion Services
BuzzFeed News
Family Planning NSW chief executive, associate professor Ann Brassil, said the research showed Australians did not want a “similar hit to services in developing countries like the Pacific Islands”. “The reintroduction of the US global gag rule by the ...

The Australian Christian Lobby is wrong. Australians don't support a gag rule - The Guardian

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 04/18/2017 - 11:00

The Guardian

The Australian Christian Lobby is wrong. Australians don't support a gag rule
The Guardian
In fact, 89% of Australians feel it is important women in Pacific Island countries have access to sexual and reproductive health services such as contraception, cervical cancer screening and family planning. A strong majority of men (85%) and an even ...

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COMMENTARY: Our planet's future requires action, not just complaints - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber (subscription)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 04/18/2017 - 06:27

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber (subscription)

COMMENTARY: Our planet's future requires action, not just complaints
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber (subscription)
As the “shock and awe” strategy of the current presidential administration rumbles forward, it's hard to keep track of which protections, benefits and safety nets have been rolled back. But one thing is certain: Due to the Trump administration's Energy ...

Atlas V conducts OA-7 Cygnus launch to the ISS - NASASpaceflight.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 04/17/2017 - 23:47

NASASpaceflight.com

Atlas V conducts OA-7 Cygnus launch to the ISS
NASASpaceflight.com
Before his selection as an astronaut, Glenn served in the US Marine Corps as a naval aviator, seeing action in the Pacific during the Second World War and in the Korean War before becoming a test pilot. ... The Antibody Drug Conjugates (ACDs) in ...

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Hornblower Cruises & Events Announces A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to Board the Popular John Wayne Birthday ... - Marketwired (press release)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 04/17/2017 - 12:01

Hornblower Cruises & Events Announces A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to Board the Popular John Wayne Birthday ...
Marketwired (press release)
It was aboard this 136-foot former WWII Navy minesweeper from that Wayne would cruise the waters off Balboa Island or play bridge with famous friends that included Dean Martin, Bob Hope and Sammy Davis, Jr. Birthday Cruise Highlights: Passengers will ...

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Vanuatu hit by 5.7-magnitude earthquake - The New Daily

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 04/16/2017 - 21:50

The New Daily

Vanuatu hit by 5.7-magnitude earthquake
The New Daily
The 38-year-old actor had come out publicly to speak about his sister's battle, dedicating much of his time to raise money for cancer research. “My sister is succumbing finally to the perils of cancer after a three decade-long tussle,” Johnson said ...

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Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota - Renewable Energy Revolution - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 04/16/2017 - 17:15

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota - Renewable Energy Revolution
Minneapolis Star Tribune
NOAA's 12 KM NAM model prints out more showers and T-showers across the Mid South today; flurries for northern New England and showery rains for the Pacific Northwest. Tomorrow a .... The “island” of Big Sur — for that's what this iconic stretch of ...

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Surfing royalty goes head to head - The Australian

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 04/16/2017 - 03:02

The Australian

Surfing royalty goes head to head
The Australian
Unheralded Phillip Island surfer Glyndyn Ringrose captured the imagination at Bells yesterday. Competing in his first world championship tour event in 17 years, Ringrose didn't make it out of Sunday's second round of the Rip Curl Pro, but the 44-year ...

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