BLOG: Early Detection Helped Tom and Could Make the Difference for You, Too

first_imgBLOG: Early Detection Helped Tom and Could Make the Difference for You, Too Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolf February 24, 2016 First Lady Frances Wolf,  The Blog Tom and I announced this morning that Tom has been diagnosed with a treatable form of prostate cancer.Tom’s doctors made the diagnosis after a regular checkup revealed abnormalities.We are very thankful that Tom’s doctors caught this cancer quickly and have worked to plan a treatment schedule that will address his medical issues and allow him to serve the people of Pennsylvania.You can learn more about prostate cancer and early detection from the Department of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the National Cancer Institute.Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Early detection is important and promising research shows accurate screening tests and preventive measures should help reduce the risk of death from prostate cancer.The American Cancer Society recommends that starting at age 50, men should talk to a healthcare provider about the pros and cons of testing so they can decide if testing is the right choice for them.But early detection can help make other types of cancer and many diseases much more manageable for you and your family. Learn more about early detection of all types of cancer from the American Cancer Society.We encourage everyone in Pennsylvania to make sure you schedule regular checkups with their doctors and be aware of screening guidelines so early detection and treatment can be possible.Take a moment today to schedule a checkup with your doctor. It made a huge difference for our family – it could for you too.center_img By: First Lady Frances Wolf SHARE Email Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

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Ferus Smit launches Thun Tankers’ LNG-fueled vessel

first_imgImage courtesy of Ferus Smit ShipyardThun Tankers, a member of the Gothia Tanker Alliance, said its LNG-fueled chemical tanker Thun Eos was launched at the Ferus Smit Shipyard in Westerbroek, The Netherlands.The vessel, Nb 443, named Thun Eos is the first vessel in a series of four E-class oil/chemical tankers, the company said in a statement, with the design being a further development of Thun Tankers’ existing fleet.The ship will measure 7999 DW tons and 9540 cubic meters of cubic volume in nine coated cargo tanks, suited for MARPOL and IMO type II chemical cargoes.The main engine provided by Wärtsilä can operate on LNG or gas oil, Thun Tankers said. The vessel is 115 meters long, 15.8 meters wide and has a 6.95-meter draft.Thun Eos, together with its the remainder of the ice-class 1A vessels in the series are expected to be capable of handling the year-round sailing conditions in the Baltic Sea.last_img read more

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Video: Watch Man City Crush Real Madrid 4-1 In Los Angeles

first_imgManchester City earned their first pre-season victory in Los Angeles, crushing Real Madrid 4-1 in the International Champions Cup.With the first half ending 0-0, City raced to a four-goal lead in the second half, with Nicolás Otamendi smashing the roof of the net from close range in the 52nd minute for the opener.OK here~ Goal Otamendi. City 1-0 Madrid. #CityOnTour pic.twitter.com/EcGeETkcbi— Daily MCFC Updates (@DailyMCFCUpdate) July 27, 2017Raheem Sterling added the second for City 7 minutes later, slotting home a brilliant through ball from Kevin De Bruyne.Raheem Sterling goal! 2-0. #RealMadrid #HalaMadrid #ManchesterCity #ManCity #RMTour pic.twitter.com/z375CsA7Jn— ㅤfantastachi? (@fantastachi) July 27, 2017Defender John Stones makes it 3-0 on the 67th minute, with a side footed low drive after some poor man making by Real’s defenders.John Stones goal! 3-0. #RealMadrid #HalaMadrid #ManchesterCity #ManCity #RMTour pic.twitter.com/dE9zwTU0lY— ㅤfantastachi? (@fantastachi) July 27, 2017Pep Guardiola’s side turned the screw on Ral Madrid when 17-year-old Brahim Diaz smashes home a sublime effort from outside the box to make it 4-0 in the 81st minute.17 year old Brahim Diaz with a beauty for #ManCity pic.twitter.com/AqTM8oXxVU— Dave (@DesTaquito) July 27, 2017However, Real Madrid managed to find a consolation goal in the 90th minute, with Oscar Rodriguez’s superb long range effort beating the City goal keeper.Last kick of the game of the game goes to Oscar Rodriguez, not too shabby #RealMadrid pic.twitter.com/c6TMdrbFM8— Dave (@DesTaquito) July 27, 2017Next up for Manchester City on their pre-season tour will be Tottenham in Tennessee on Saturday, before flying back to Europe to face West Ham in Iceland for the completion of their tour. Video credit: Twitter.comRelatedHighlight – Watch Man City’s Gabriel Jesus Miss Open Goal In Win Over TottenhamJuly 30, 2017In “England”Man City Fight Back To Beat Real Madrid, Lyon Shock Toothless JuventusFebruary 26, 2020In “Europe”Video – Watch Man United Beat Real Madrid On PenaltiesJuly 24, 2017In “England”last_img read more

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