In 2010 Chris Te'o took part in Relay for Life Porirua.  Inspired by this event and the passing of his father from Pancreatic cancer, Chris Te'o started the USO Bike Ride journey. In 2011 along with his brother in law Mark Lerwill, they cycled from Auckland to Wellington as captured in the video: Riding for My Father- The USO Bike ride story.



What is Cancer – A Pacific Perspective

Dr Semisi Aiono, a general surgeon from Whānganui, explains cancer from a Pacific perspective. This video clip was taken at a Pacific fono in Palmerston North, hosted by the Central Cancer Network in 2011.


 

Chris Te'o the founder of  USO Bike Ride shares the USO Bike journey to men in Nelson (2015).  They have come a long way since they first started including rides all around NZ, Samoa and Hawaii.

 

 

Pacific Health - The Heart Foundation

The Heart Foundation's Pacific Heartbeat programme offers a range of services such as national smokefree awareness workshops, smoking cessation and healthy eating courses, health promotion programmes and activities, and resources in Pacific languages, with the vision to improve and make a difference to the heart health of Pacific people.

Pacific Health - Heart Foundation

Breast Cancer - Samoan

Breast Cancer: A guide for women with early breast cancer

Kanesa o le susu: O le ta’iala
mo tama’ita’i ua maua i le
kanesa o le susu e le'i sosolo

Early detection of cancer can save lives. With early detection
there is a very good chance of receiving timely treatment and
making a full recovery.

Breast Cancer: A guide for women with early breast cancer

 

Cook Island Maori - Questions to Ask

Cook Island Maori - Questions you may wish to ask

Te au uianga penei ka anoano koe i te ui mai. E akataka'anga akamarama no te aronga tei tu'ia e te maki pu'aroto.

A guide for people with cancer

Cook Island Maori - Questions you may wish to ask

 

 

 

Niuean - Questions to AskNiuean - Questions you may wish to ask

Tau hūhū ne liga manako a koe ke hūhū. Hātakiaga ma lautolu kua moua he gagao kenesā.

A guide for people with cancer.

Niuean - Questions you may wish to ask

 

 

 

Samoan - Questions to ask

Samoan - Questions you may wish to ask

Fesili 'e te ono fia fesili ai. Se ta'iala mo tagata 'ua a'afia i le kānesa.

A guide for people with cancer.

Samoan - Questions you may wish to ask

 

 

 

 

 Tongan - Questions to ask

Tongan - Questions you may wish to ask

Ngaahi fehu'i te ke ngali faka'amu ke 'eke. Ko ha tūhulu ma'a' e kakai 'oku ma'u 'e he kanisaa'.

A guide for people with cancer.

Tongan - Questions you may wish to ask

 

 

 


Pasifika cook Book

Pasifika Flavours Cookbook

Inspired bytraditional  Pacific dishes and ingredients - Heart Foundation NZ

Pasifika Flavours Cookbook