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BRIEF-Oncolytics Biotech says Canadian Cancer Trials Group to present metastatic breast cancer study data - Reuters

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 03/02/2017 - 00:43

BRIEF-Oncolytics Biotech says Canadian Cancer Trials Group to present metastatic breast cancer study data
Reuters
... * Oncolytics Biotech Inc. announces Canadian cancer trials group to present final randomized data from phase 2 metastatic breast cancer study at AACR 2017 annual meeting Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: ...

COMMUNITY BRIEFS – March 2, 2017 - Saipan Tribune

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 03/01/2017 - 09:07

COMMUNITY BRIEFS – March 2, 2017
Saipan Tribune
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is having a town hall meeting hosted by Honolulu Regional Office director Karen M. Gooden and Veterans Affairs Pacific Island Health Care System associate director Tonia J. Bagby and nurse executive Kate Hansen ...

Health Notes - goskagit.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 03/01/2017 - 07:08

Health Notes
goskagit.com
DOC TALK: Live Life Dry: Mansel Kevwitch, MD, urologist with Pacific Rim Urology, will discuss ways to take control of urinary leakage 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, at Skagit Valley Hospital Cascade Conference Room, 1415 E. Kincaid St., Mount Vernon ...

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Gig Harbor Life community events for March 3 and beyond - Kitsap Sun

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 02/28/2017 - 07:57

Kitsap Sun

Gig Harbor Life community events for March 3 and beyond
Kitsap Sun
Morning Light | Gig Harbor resident Ken Rosholt captured the early morning light from a vantage point on the Fox Island bridge recently, looking east toward Mount Rainier. Do you have a photo of life in Gig Harbor that you'd like to share with your ...

Training Opportunities Increase for Developing Country Radiologists - International Atomic Energy Agency

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 02/28/2017 - 05:45

International Atomic Energy Agency

Training Opportunities Increase for Developing Country Radiologists
International Atomic Energy Agency
Professionals from low- and middle-income countries, with a particular focus on small island developing states in the Pacific, will have the opportunity to participate in fellowship and scholarship programmes that will include one to five years of ...

Happenings around Stanwood and Camano: Country music for Violet; Sip 'n Shop; and more - Stanwood Camano News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 02/28/2017 - 04:17

Happenings around Stanwood and Camano: Country music for Violet; Sip 'n Shop; and more
Stanwood Camano News
A free life-planning seminar is set for Friday, March 3, 1-3 p.m. in Camano Island Library, 848 N. Sunrise Blvd. Attorney Rajiv Nagaich will discuss how to protect assets from estate taxes and long term care costs. Seating is limited; register at ...

Marshall Islands first to ratify global HFC greenhouse gas pact - euronews

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 20:55

Marshall Islands first to ratify global HFC greenhouse gas pact
euronews
By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) – The Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean became the first nation on Tuesday to ratify a 2016 accord to cut the use of powerful factory-made greenhouse gases, saying the survival of the nation ...

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Marshall Islands first to ratify global HFC greenhouse gas ... - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 19:19

Thomson Reuters Foundation

Marshall Islands first to ratify global HFC greenhouse gas ...
Thomson Reuters Foundation
OSLO, Feb 28 (Reuters) - The Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean became the first nation on Tuesday to ratify a 2016 accord to cut the use of powerful ...

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Jessica Fisher '16 remembered for positivity, tenacity - The Brown Daily Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 18:06

The Brown Daily Herald

Jessica Fisher '16 remembered for positivity, tenacity
The Brown Daily Herald
Even after more than a year of chemotherapy and over a month of intensive radiation treatment for brain cancer, Fisher strove to maintain an active and busy lifestyle and always made time for her friends. Fisher, who passed away Jan. 25 at the age of ...

IAEA partners with MOH for cancer work - Fiji Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 15:03

IAEA partners with MOH for cancer work
Fiji Times
The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has collaborated with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to formulate and implement a national cancer control policy aimed at a holistic approach to reducing the prevalence of the disease in the ...

Are our eating habits okay? - Samoa Observer (press release) (blog)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 11:46

Samoa Observer (press release) (blog)

Are our eating habits okay?
Samoa Observer (press release) (blog)
Higher intakes of energy and salt, lower intakes of other nutrients, particularly fiber, together with reduced physical activity, have resulted in increasing rates of diabetes, hypertension, obesity, cardiovascular disease, gout and cancers. Most ...

MADELINE “MADDY” SANBORN - Mercer Island Reporter (subscription)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 02/27/2017 - 11:42

Mercer Island Reporter (subscription)

MADELINE “MADDY” SANBORN
Mercer Island Reporter (subscription)
She grew up on Mercer Island and had a love for animals and enjoyed the Pacific Northwest whether it was a summer day at the Beach Club, a sailboat trip on the Scotch Mist, or learning how to ski with her Dad at Crystal. Maddy graduated from Mercer ...

Duterte plays a dangerous game in the South China Sea - South China Morning Post

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 15:31

Duterte plays a dangerous game in the South China Sea
South China Morning Post
These lines include its alliance with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries in the West and its Pacific alliances in the East that have let it set up bases in countries including Japan, South Korea and, in particular, the Philippines. One prong ...

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Making it home - Cleburne Times-Review

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 02/25/2017 - 02:06

Cleburne Times-Review

Making it home
Cleburne Times-Review
Marshallese culture is Micronesian, a part of the geographic region of Micronesia, the group of Pacific islands north of Australia and east of the Philippines like Wake Island and the Marianas, Langmos said. These island cultures are similar and have ...

Body Found in Closet at Hollywood's Magic Castle - Hollywood Reporter

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 21:21

Hollywood Reporter

Body Found in Closet at Hollywood's Magic Castle
Hollywood Reporter
"Daryl has performed literally thousands of shows for audiences as diverse as the Witch Doctors on the South Pacific island of Vanuatu to the movers and shakers of the political world at the Presidential Ball in Washington, D.C.," read a statement from ...
Magician's Body DiscoveredTMZ.com
Daryl Easton, 'The Magician's Magician,' found dead inside closet at Hollywood's legendary Magic CastleNew York Daily News
Magician's Body Found Inside Hollywood's Magic CastleNBC Southern California

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On this day: February 25 - KTVZ

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 20:05

KTVZ

On this day: February 25
KTVZ
From 1990 until his death due to complications from bladder cancer and diabetes in December 2010, he was a member of the Cubs broadcasting team. While Santo initially garnered little support for induction into the Hall of Fame, he was eventually ...

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LEHIGH VALLEY SCENE: SAVE THE DATES - The Morning Call - Allentown Morning Call

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 15:08

Allentown Morning Call

LEHIGH VALLEY SCENE: SAVE THE DATES - The Morning Call
Allentown Morning Call
CATHOLIC CHARITIES GALA: Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Allentown will hold its 10th Annual Gala, Families Helping Families, at 5:30 p.m. March.

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Senator Terlaje fighting for Agent Orange victims - KUAM.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 03:00

KUAM.com

Senator Terlaje fighting for Agent Orange victims
KUAM.com
Resolution 40 meanwhile would advocate for the inclusion and proper compensation of veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands. "We always hear that Guam has one of the highest cancer rates, and certain cancers ...

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Calendar, Feb. 24-25: The Magic Flute, Taking Off, Mardi Gras party - Times Colonist

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 23:54

Calendar, Feb. 24-25: The Magic Flute, Taking Off, Mardi Gras party
Times Colonist
The Magic Flute, presented by Pacific Opera Victoria, in German with English surtitles. Tonight at 8 ... Tickets at cancer.ca/monopolyaffair or tel. 250-380-2352. ... Victoria Fashion Week Show, a celebration of Vancouver Island's fashion designers. 6 ...

Island Calendar for Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 - Thegardenisland.com

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 23:07

Island Calendar for Friday, Feb. 24, 2017
Thegardenisland.com
Lihue Relay For Life Rummage Sale: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., HGEA Meeting Hall, 3213 Akahi St. Supports the American Cancer Society. Art Show and Sale: 4:30 to 8 p.m., ... tax payers and Hawaii residents. Dances of Universal Peace: 7-9 p.m. Church of the Pacific.

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