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Health Matters

Island health and climate change

ON the islands of Micronesia, lifestyle changes, including less physical activity, and the consumption of imported refined and processed food are causing cardiovascular diseases, cancer, chronic respiratory diseases and diabetes.

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

(Commonwealth Healthcare Corp.) — March is nationally recognized as national Colorectal or Colon Cancer Awareness Month.