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CDC, Office on Smoking and Health’s #20Million Memorial

For Immediate Release
November 17, 2014; 3:15 pm
DPHSS Release No. 2014-073

Outbreak of Measles in Hawaii

The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) has been informed of an outbreak of measles in Hawaii. As of November 10, 2014, the Hawaii State Department of Health reported that there have been 11 cases of measles. Of the 11 cases of measles, five were imported from Bali, Indonesia; the Philippines and Los Angeles, California.

Cancer Control Nominations Extended

The Department of Public Health and Social Services, in partnership with the Guam Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition (CCC) is extending the deadline for the submissions of the Remi H. Pangan† Spirit of Life Award and the Spirit of Collaboration Award until November 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm.