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KCC Farmers Market attracts locals and visitors

KCC Farmers Market attracts locals and visitors

Martha Nicholas, Reporter

August 31, 2016


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From coconut drinks to locally-grown plants, the Kapiolani Community College (KCC) Farmers Market offers an array of good finds for locals and visitors alike. The market is located just a few miles from the Sacred Hearts Academy campus, at Kapiolani Community College, and happens every Tuesday an...

Rio Olympics provide much more than gold medals

Rio Olympics provide much more than gold medals

Zoierae Hill, Reporter

August 22, 2016


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From various health and environmental concerns to record-breaking athletic feats, the Rio Olympics has been a wild ride so far—even before the games officially began. Zika concerns The Zika virus outbreak in Rio has been among the top concerns in the months leading up to the event. But accord...

Summer brings threat of skin cancer

Kailanianna Ablog, Reporter

May 20, 2016


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With summer a few weeks away, students can almost taste the funnel cakes from the 50th State Fair, the salty beach air and the warmth of the sun on their skin. However, not all light from the sun brings happiness. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, ultraviolet rays from sunlight is a cause ...

Zika virus more dangerous than previously thought

Zoierae Hill, Reporter

May 20, 2016


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For months now, the Zika Virus has been a topic of public interest and concern. The Zika virus originated in the Zika forest, when scientists researching yellow fever placed a monkey in a cage in the forest. The monkey caught a fever that was later revealed to be the Zika virus. Various cases...

Self-care: routines that everyone needs

Zoierae Hill, Reporter

May 20, 2016


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With the stress of finals and the pressure of living in general, self-care is often a practice not done enough. It  goes beyond taking a shower and cleaning one’s face. Self-care is relieving stress, taking time to relax and  time for self-indulgence. Stretching can help ease one’s mind and bo...

Do enhanced drinks provide better health benefits than plain water?

Do enhanced drinks provide better health benefits than plain water?

Zoierae Hill, Reporter

May 4, 2016


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In the battle of water v. soda, water always wins in terms of health and simplicity. But, what about the new drinks that may also offer health benefits? Sparkling water, also known as seltzer or soda water,  tastes like a soda, albeit without much flavor. But, does it actually help? Not so muc...

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