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Do your kids have food allergies? Here's how to keep them safe during candy season. more

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Is air pollution from the Kīlauea eruption causing headaches, itchy eyes and sneezing? more

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HONOLULU Family is planning our first ever fun run and your school could benefit. Sign up now! more

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Kids Who Have Overcome Daniel

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They faced medical emergencies, physical challenges and life-changing surgeries. But these local kids and their families turned adversity into achievement. more

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From kids' symptoms to vaccines in Hawaii, what parents should know about hepatitis A. more

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Take your family’s health into your own hands. Encourage active play (turn off the electronics). Live by example and get the kids outside and do things together. more

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Experts and parents share tips on how to keep kids on the move and having fun, whatever sport or activity they choose. more

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Exposure to germs helps to strengthen kids' immune systems. But is there a limit to dirtiness? more

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Aside from making you feel refreshed, napping reduces stress and lowers the risk of heart attack, stroke, diabetes, and excessive weight gain. more

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The Down and Dirty Facts About Four Easily Spread, Icky Childhood Diseases. more

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How to choose more nutritious back-to-school treats they’ll love. more

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Calendars and Father Time may tell us the year begins on Jan. 1, but households with school-age children will tell you the year truly begins when the kids return to school. more

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Tackling the challenges of childhood obesity in Paradise. more

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Many parents dream of putting away something for their kids' college years and their own retirement, but, in these uncertain economic times, what constitutes a reliable investment? Where should the family build its nest egg?Kathleen Boucher... more

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Unfortunately, in some ways, getting sick when you're young is simply part of the job description. Slowly, children prime their immunity by battling an ongoing series of germs, viruses and other organisms—which is why many pediatricians con... more

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By Asad Ghiasuddin, M.D., Kapiolani Child Psychiatrist  more

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It can be difficult to help kids cope with the loss of a loved one, particularly as you work through your own grief. A child's understanding of death depends largely on his or her age, life experiences and personality. more

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