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Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Returns
Maui Now, Hawaii - August 9, 2017

Maui Economic Opportunity announced the return of the Senior Farmersâ Market Nutrition Program, which provides low-income seniors with fresh produce with the goal of improving their health and nutritional status.Qualified seniors will receive coupons wort

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Makers of diet pill blamed for sickening dozens point finger at state, Hawaii hospital
Hawaii News Now, Hawaii - April 5, 2017

More than three years after a diet supplement sickened 72 people, most in Hawaii, civil and criminal cases against the makers of OxyELITE Pro rage on.The latest development: A relatively unknown, international medical journal is slamming the Queen's Medic

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Shriners doing autism study using diet
KITV Honolulu, Hawaii - July 14, 2015

But, a pioneering study is being done right here at the Shriners Hospital for Children to see if a diet can make a difference. They are calling for more to take part.The sting of autism hits parents like Jolene Wang from the beginning."And when you find out then ...

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Healthy diet recommended to help manage diabetes
KHON2, Hawaii - March 31, 2015

(CNN) â Almost one in 10 Americans has a form of diabetes, and whether it's type 1 or type 2 diabetes, there's one thing all these people can do to help manage the disease, and that's to eat a healthy diet. There are some âsuper foodsâ for those who

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Hill's Pet Nutrition recalls dry dog food after possible Salmonella contamination
KHON2, Hawaii - June 4, 2014

ll’s Pet Nutrition is voluntarily recalling 62 bags of Science Diet Adult Small & Toy Breed dry dog food as they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.The suspect product, part of a single production run, was distributed to 17 veterinary clinic ...

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Acclaimed diet doctor lays out steps to health
Maui News, Hawaii - January 14, 2013

The Vegetarian Society of Hawaii sponsored the event. Shintani has written 10 books, including the "Hawaii Diet" and the "Good Carbohydrate Revolution." He has a master's degree in nutrition from Harvard University, as well as medical and law degrees from the University ...

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Mediterranean diet in the spotlight at World Heritage Tourism Expo
eTurboNews, Hawaii - September 4, 2012

ITALY (eTN) - The World Heritage Tourism Expo (WTE) 2012 will come alive this year as it hosts the first edition of the “World of the Mediterranean Diet.” Event innovations include the change in location, with the expotaking place in the new spaces of the Teatro ...

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Miracle diet pill? A safe drug is elusive
Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Hawaii - February 25, 2012

For nearly a century, scientists have struggled to make a diet pill that helps people lose weight without side effects that range from embarrassing digestive issues to dangerous heart problems. Earlier this week, a government panel recommended the FDA

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Impacting Cancer Survival With Good Nutrition
KITV Honolulu, Hawaii - December 13, 2011

(NewsUSA) - Good nutrition is key to maintaining a healthy body, but bodies experiencing physical stress often require increased nutrient intake. Unfortunately, people under severe physical stress, such as people receiving chemotherapy or radiation therapy for ...

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Farm tour cultivates diet drive
Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Hawaii - November 13, 2011

MA'O's mission dovetails with Obama's nationwide Let's Move campaign, which aims to raise a healthier generation of children through better nutrition and exercise. Discovering that she and one of the interns shared a taste for arugula, Obama talked

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Women At Higher Risk For Eye Disease
KITV Honolulu, Hawaii - November 4, 2011

Women can help protect themselves against blindness through a healthy weight and diet. Smokers also face a higher risk for vision problems.If women take care of their overall health, and schedule eye exams from trained eye care professionals, they can enjoy good ...

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Celebrate limu at Hana festival
Lahaina News, Hawaii - November 3, 2011

This event promotes a deeper understanding of native limu - not only as an 'ono, nutritious part of the traditional Hawaiian diet, but for its vital importance to the health of the nearshore ecosystem, serving as food and shelter for small herbivorous fish. Come ...

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Breakfast: Eggxtra Tips
Ke Alakai, Hawaii - November 3, 2011

Whole eggs are one of the most complete sources of protein and contain all the essential amino acids for a healthy diet. The protein and fat in eggs will help sustain your energy levels and keep your body’s satisfied longer. They are also relatively inexpensive ...

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Maui Volunteer Expo Spreads the Word to Lend a Hand
Maui Now, Hawaii - November 3, 2011

The grand prize winners of a one-night ocean view stay at the Grand Wailea Resort was Kristelle Turalva-Albano, of Lahaina; and a road bike donated by the Nutrition and Physical Activity Coalition went to Abigail Hoke, of Kula.Participating non-profits included: ...

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Limu festival in Hana Saturday
Maui News, Hawaii - November 2, 2011

Native limu is important, not only as a delicious and nutritious part of the traditional Hawaiian diet, but for its vital importance to the health of the near-shore ecosystem. Limu serves as food and shelter for small herbivorous fish, a news release about the ...

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