We are not naturally encouragers. Do something well, and few notice. Make a mistake, and you’ll hear all about it.
LIHUE — Zaimana Mawae-Cabinatan was so engrossed with the skills course he did not respond when his name was called as a winner of a new skateboard Saturday during the free Keiki Bicycle & Skateboarding Safety Day at the Wilcox Medical Center parking lot.
Sodium bicarbonate, commonly known as baking soda, is secreted in the pancreas to help aid in digestion. It helps neutralize the stomach acid that is generated during the digestive process and helps in the breakdown of certain enzymes. Sodium bicarbonate levels in the body must be neither too low nor too high in order for digestion to function normally and for the digestive tract to remain healthy.
Many people tend to expect their eyesight to decline with age – perhaps requiring a stronger eyeglass prescription or “readers” to scan the daily paper. And while some changes to vision are linked to age, there are some steps we can all consider to help our eyes stay as healthy as possible.
HANAPEPE — Shigeru Okihara never misses an opportunity to go to the beach, said Josie Pablo, the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation, Kauai Region recreational director.
LIHUE — Garland Hume doesn’t talk too much about her involvement with USA Yoga and competitions.
Mango is also known as “the king of the fruits”. It is high in nutrients, with a unique flavor and taste. It’s one of my favorite fruits, besides watermelon and plums! Right now it’s high season in most mango-growing countries, with the mangos that began flowering in the spring now bearing delicious fruit.
Sara Folsom at Fit Lab in Princeville wants everyone to learn how to thrive instead of just survive, and she’s compiling a team of people to do it.
Lactose intolerance is a syndrome that occurs after the ingestion of lactose, with symptoms that include diarrhea, abdominal pain, flatulence, and bloating. These symptoms result from the secretion of catabolic fragments of bacterial fermentation of undigested lactose in the colon.