Health in Honolulu, HI

Thinning hair is not fun. We get it. You want to avoid hair loss and get thicker hair in the process. Learn how with these 4 tips.

Falls are one of the biggest problems that older adults face. Data has shown that approximately 36% of adults over the age of 65 will experience a fall every year, and each one of these accidents can have serious implications. Not only can a fall result in a serious injury or death, but older individuals that do fall go on to have more anxiety and depression, and a reduced quality of life as a result. The world's population is also aging, which means…

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As individuals grow older, several changes occur that are considered risk factors for falling. These include decreases in balance, control of posture, muscle strength and changes in walking performance. For this reason, prevention strategies are needed to address these risk factors and lower the risk for falls in the elderly community. There are many exercise programs that are used to accomplish this, and the majority of…

Bryan Tompkins, M.D., one of three board-certified pediatric orthopaedic surgeons at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Spokane, addresses questions about growth plate injuries.

The Chicago Shriners Hospital is pleased to announce a new recognition for their cleft and craniofacial team and the care and services they provide.

PRP therapy is a procedure in which your blood is drawn, processed, and then injected into your scalp. Some in the medical community think that PRP injections promote natural hair growth. We’ll explain all about PRP treatment for hair loss, including its effectiveness, safety, cost, and side effects.

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Is an eye exam on your back-to-school checklist? Another school year is here. It’s time to shop for supplies, stock the house with items for healthy lunches, and make appointments for sports physicals.

This summer, the Portland Shriners Hospital's recreational therapy team partnered with Portland Nursery to host a week-long gardening camp. Throughout the year, the recreational therapy team offers a wide range of activities to current patients to improve physical, emotional, and mental health and well-being – and to have fun in the process!

Unfortunately, the summer is almost over, which means school is right around the corner. Before you send your tot back to class, here are 10 things you should do first.

Top-notch glaucoma treatment is available at Hawaii Vision Clinic. With early detection, glaucoma can usually be controlled and your vision preserved. Visit ...

Breakfast Banana Split ~ Yogurt, fruit, and granola, what a healthy way to start your day! Treat yourself and your kids with this healthy breakfast treat.

Specialties: Honolulu Plastic Surgery Center can change your life. Dr. Wong is one of the leading plastic surgeons in Honolulu and is ranked among the best doctors in two different categories, hand surgery and plastic surgery. Dr. Wong's…

UPDATED: The shelters — to be used as a last resort — have a total capacity of 55,000, according to city officials.

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