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Kauai Medical Clinic, an affiliate of Hawaii Pacific Health, is expanding.
Hawaii is creating a community paramedicine program that officials hope will mean fewer ambulance trips to hospitals.
The study of elderly Japanese-Americans found that insulin resistance may actually have some benefits for older people.
The latest pregnancy risk assessment for the islands contains good and bad news about the health of new and future mothers in the Islands.
A database highlights which manufacturers, distributors and pharmacies distributed the most prescription pain pills in the islands from 2006 to 2012.
Eligible patients will soon be able to renew their cards for up to two years, according to the Department of Health.
Early data from a UH study shows interns at the farm lowered their diabetes risk by altering eating habits and lifestyles — with a ripple effect of health benefits for friends and families.
As a wildfire continues to burn, health department officials are warning residents with respiratory problems to protect themselves.
People chosen randomly are being asked about their diets and where they purchase or grow their food.
UPDATED: Hawaii’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will offer more local produce for half the price to low-income families, starting in January.
Next year, Hawaii will become the second state to require restaurants to offer zero-sugar default choices for beverages.