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Hawaiʻi keiki appear more susceptible to cat scratch disease

Hawaiʻi keiki appear more susceptible to cat scratch disease

Thursday Jan 17, 2019 Doctors in the University of Hawaiʻi Pediatric Residency Program examined cases of cat scratch disease affecting children at one medical center over an eight-year period.

Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute receives $1.3M to advance wave energy

Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute receives $1.3M to advance wave energy

Monday Jan 14, 2019 During the three-year innovative project, the team of researchers and engineers will develop a wave-energy converter concept culminating in a set of tests in a sophisticated mainland wave tank.

To prevent chronic disease in Hawaiʻi, researchers look to Albania

To prevent chronic disease in Hawaiʻi, researchers look to Albania

Monday Jan 7, 2019 Researchers study how Albania is preventing chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease to learn how it can be applied in Hawaiʻi.

Study finds Japanese Americans vulnerable to excess body fat

Study finds Japanese Americans vulnerable to excess body fat

Wednesday Dec 19, 2018 UH Cancer Center researchers collected data from almost 2,000 participants in the Multiethnic Cohort Study.