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Healthy Heroes On The Big Island

Healthy Heroes on the Big Island

June 3, 2018

The Tobacco-Free Hawai`i Island coalition and the Healthy Eating + Active Living (HEAL) Big Island partners collaborated with two college seniors, Val Balkin and Bianca Bianca Keohokapu, from the University of Hawai`i at Hilo Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) program to…

2018 Legislative Recap Has Been Released

2018 Legislative Recap has been released

June 1, 2018

With another legislative session behind us, it’s time to take a deeper look into how public health legislation fared in the 2018 session. This year, HIPHI priorities were to prevent tobacco use among youth and promote healthy eating habits. Mahalo…

Vaping’s Wild West

Vaping’s Wild West

May 31, 2018

Is the Marlboro Man going after unicorn pancakes and juice boxes? Manufacturers and sellers of flavored nicotine liquid products got a warning earlier this month from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to change packaging that mimics food products like…

Kick Butts Day Rally At The Capitol Rotunda

Another Successful School Year with Our Youth Council

May 28, 2018

What an exciting year it has been for HIPHI’s Youth Council (YC). We kicked off the school year in August with a Youth Retreat at Camp Mokuleia. Youth from across the state came together to develop leadership skills and participate…

Sara Kay Award

HIPHI Youth Council member, Sara Kay, wins National Award

May 24, 2018

This year’s Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK) Youth Advocates of the Year Awards honored a Hawai‘i student and member of our Youth Council with their top award. The Award Gala, held on May 24 in Washington, D.C., recognized visionary leaders…

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