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Richard Bornengo

Richard Bornengo of Kasilof passed away on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016 after a courageous battle against multiple myeloma cancer. He was 74.Richard was dynamic and vibrant with a nice sense of humor.At a young age, 15, he showed his spirit of...

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Harriet Agnus Kinder

...great-great-grandchildren.She will be greatly missed. Memorial donations may be made in memory of Harriet to The American Cancer Society, 3851 Piper St. U240 Anchorage, Alaska 99508. Arrangements made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel & Crematory.

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Battle against cancer being fought in our community

...adorning the uniforms of NFL players, Breast Cancer Awareness Month has become a part of the...more than 200,000 women get breast cancer and more than 40,000 women die from the disease. Breast cancer remains the second most common form of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-15/battle-against-cancer-being-fough
Opinion

...begin reviewing the disability status of Marines who developed cancers and other conditions due to exposure to chemicals that contaminated...was born at Camp Lejeune and who suffered from male breast cancer.Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., said in a separate statement...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-08-03-0

...was the last remaining member of this original sea lion cohort. Sugar died this past March of bone cancer and Kiska died in 2010 of pancreatic cancer," she said. Woody is survived by two offspring, Ellie born in June 2013 and Forrest born in July...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-11-16-1
Dispatch
Alaska's high health care costs

...areas are orthopedic, nonemergency heart conditions and planned major surgeries. In May, the company opened up the program to cancer surgeries as well. For many Alaskans, these kinds of procedures just aren't available locally. A few of Premera's medical...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-15/alaskas-high-health-care-costs
News
Learning for Life: Are you 'eating the rainbow'?

...variety. Doing so has been found to have numerous health benefits such as lowering the risk of obesity, heart disease, certain cancers, diabetes, high blood pressure and other chronic diseases.Most Americans do not consume the USDA recommended daily amount...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-09-12/learning-for-life-are-you-eatin
Community
Learning for Life: Make the most out of your grain foods

...research has shown that diets high in whole grains may protect against heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, some cancers and other chronic diseases. Current USDA recommendations are that we should strive to make at least half of the grains we...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-10-17/learning-for-life-make-the-most
Community
Three-time cancer survivor Becky Zaverl tells her story

...life, in the way only a three-time cancer survivor can be. Zaverl is the driving...Fairbanks Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K family walk, a fundraising event...was ordered. Zaverl feared she had lung cancer and was relieved to find out it was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-26-0
News
Effort needed to address pancreatic cancer

...unacceptable that there is a cancer for which the relative five-year...relative survival for all cancers is now 68 percent. Even more alarming pancreatic cancer is anticipated to move from...second leading cause of cancer-related death in the U...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-23/effort-needed-to-address-
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