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Historic Davis Cup berth for Guam - Pacific Daily News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 20:30

Pacific Daily News

Historic Davis Cup berth for Guam
Pacific Daily News
Llarenas and Cook Islands' Brett Baudinet are listed as Pacific Oceania's best doubles team to date with an 11-2 record, according to the Davis Cup website. Llarenas currently is an Assistant Coach for the University of the Pacific men's tennis team ...

Henrique gets 1st 2 Ducks goals, Miller blanks Sens 3-0 - Island Packet

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 18:45

Island Packet

Henrique gets 1st 2 Ducks goals, Miller blanks Sens 3-0
Island Packet
Murray died of colorectal cancer in August. ... Miller is the fourth American-born goalie to post 40 NHL shutouts. ... Ottawa C Nate Thompson spent the previous three seasons with Anaheim, playing a depth role on two teams that reached the Western ...

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Should We Fight Invasive Species With Genetic Engineering? - Pacific Standard

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 01:05

Pacific Standard

Should We Fight Invasive Species With Genetic Engineering?
Pacific Standard
As serious efforts to develop gene drives get underway, Esvelt, now a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab, is warning that if we use this technology to solve ecological problems, the cure may end up being worse than the ...

Convention hall to close - Thegardenisland.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 23:12

Convention hall to close
Thegardenisland.com
The contractors involved with the roughly $181,000 project are Pacific Concrete Coring &Cutting, Inc and Creative Partition Systems. The scope will be to remove asbestos-laced floor tiles from the building, install new floor tiles, and also install new ...

Jump on board for Redkite charity day - Fraser Coast Chronicle

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 20:03

Fraser Coast Chronicle

Jump on board for Redkite charity day
Fraser Coast Chronicle
... Hospital see firsthand the emotional shock and distress parents are faced with when caring for a child with cancer. That's why a handful of the nurses who enjoy kiteboarding will combine their passion for the hobby and their work by raising funds ...

Aloha and Welcome to Isotopia! - Hawaiipublicradio

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 04:14

Hawaiipublicradio

Aloha and Welcome to Isotopia!
Hawaiipublicradio
We also have small amounts of radiation used in scientific pursuits, and there's a long history in the Pacific, especially after WWII, of testing in the Marshall Islands and Bikini and Enewetok. I think it raises questions as to the awareness of the ...

North Korea, Sirens And A Policy Of Fear - Honolulu Civil Beat - Honolulu Civil Beat

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 23:05

Honolulu Civil Beat

North Korea, Sirens And A Policy Of Fear - Honolulu Civil Beat
Honolulu Civil Beat
True security comes not through military strength but through striving for justice and an end to oppression.

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WWII vet Mack Collings, local signmaker and trumpeter, dies at 96 - VVdailypress.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 14:24

VVdailypress.com

WWII vet Mack Collings, local signmaker and trumpeter, dies at 96
VVdailypress.com
Deployment to that chain of islands in the Pacific Ocean brought far more than U.S.O. shows, including the Aleutian Islands Campaign, notable because it saw the invasion of Attu and Kiska islands — U.S.-controlled territories — by Japanese forces ...

MERCER: As a legislator, Tieszen quietly made his mark - Rapid City Journal

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 00:03

Rapid City Journal

MERCER: As a legislator, Tieszen quietly made his mark
Rapid City Journal
And they modernized domestic abuse language, changed drug-court penalties, updated prison methods for determining financial accountability and extended the period for a beginning driver's permit. Craig Tieszen seemed to be hitting his prime. That's ...

Illustrated Interview: Tania Aebi, of Corinth - Valley News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 16:45

Valley News

Illustrated Interview: Tania Aebi, of Corinth
Valley News
She'd soon find a career, as a best-selling author, motivational speaker and sailing adventure leader; she'd found a husband, with whom she would have two sons; and, not insignificantly, she'd found a pet cat, Tarzoon, who was born on a dairy farm in ...

Through a Glass, Brightly - Earth Island Journal

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 21:23

Through a Glass, Brightly
Earth Island Journal
Scientists have documented connections between the loss of darkness and numerous health issues including obesity, heart disease – and even cancer. A 2001 study by researchers from Harvard University and Brigham and Women's Hospital surveyed more than ...

As a legislator, Tieszen quietly made his mark - The Capital Journal

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 21:18

As a legislator, Tieszen quietly made his mark
The Capital Journal
22 off the South Pacific island of Rarotonga, on the morning of what was to be the wedding day for daughter Leslie. Tieszen, 68, and his brother-in-law, Brent Moline, 61, died in rough water where the ocean and lagoon met. The tragedy stunned so many ...

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Climate Change: 'Like a cancer before onset of symptoms' | Irish ... - Irish Examiner

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 08:01

Irish Examiner

Climate Change: 'Like a cancer before onset of symptoms' | Irish ...
Irish Examiner
The gradual progression of climate change and delayed effects of emissions can give a sense of unreality; denial is a great psychological defence, write Liam Quaide and Róisín Cuddihy. The birth of our daughter Bláithín last November brought new ...

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Climate Change: 'Like a cancer before onset of symptoms' - Irish Examiner

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 13:53

Irish Examiner

Climate Change: 'Like a cancer before onset of symptoms'
Irish Examiner
There will be widespread damage to property and infrastructure, and crops are likely to suffer on a large scale. Parts of Asia and Africa will become uninhabitable, resulting in mass migrations of climate refugees. As resources become scarcer ...

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Oakland events: Yacht parade, holiday fairs, tree lightings - East Bay Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:54

East Bay Times

Oakland events: Yacht parade, holiday fairs, tree lightings
East Bay Times
Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan, District Attorney Nancy O'Malley and Oakland police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick will speak at the forum hosted by the Asian Pacific Island American Public Affairs Association-East Bay Chapter. The discussion will focus ...

Hoping to find other patients, he revealed a cancer often mistaken ... - Chicago Tribune

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 05:13

Chicago Tribune

Hoping to find other patients, he revealed a cancer often mistaken ...
Chicago Tribune
Stephen Schroeder figured he had little to lose, his growing sense of desperation fueled by the loneliness of his unusual diagnosis.

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Lack of Interventions for Drug Users Contribute to Global Proliferation of HIV & HCV - MD Magazine

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 23:07

Lack of Interventions for Drug Users Contribute to Global Proliferation of HIV & HCV
MD Magazine
A multilingual team of researchers from academic institutions in Australia, the UK, Portugal and Ukraine reviewed 55,671 papers and reports, and extracted data from 1,147 eligible records. Since the most recent review in 2008, they found an increase of ...

Corals may Succumb to Climate Change - Clean Malaysia

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 12:23

Clean Malaysia

Corals may Succumb to Climate Change
Clean Malaysia
In some islands in Malaysia the entire tourism industry revolves around local reefs. In addition, the animals and plants that live on coral reefs contain the ingredients of myriad potential cures for diseases from cancer to arthritis. Yet as many as 90 ...

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Community Briefs – November 28, 2017 - Saipan Tribune

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 09:09

Community Briefs – November 28, 2017
Saipan Tribune
Japan Consul Kinji Shinoda will host a reception in honor of the birthday of the Emperor of Japan at the Fiesta Hall of the Grandvrio Resort on Tuesday, Dec. 5, from 6pm to 7:30pm. Around 150 guests from the CNMI government, Legislature, mayors ...

US soldiers are paying the ultimate price for cleaning up the ... - ABC - ABC Online

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 08:19

US soldiers are paying the ultimate price for cleaning up the ... - ABC
ABC Online
These soldiers were ordered to clean up the toxic legacy of America's nuclear program, now they're dying, and their Government has abandoned them.

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