Ask a Specialist: Heart Failure

According to the American Heart Association’s latest update on heart disease and stroke, the number of people diagnosed with heart failure i…

Ask a Specialist: Preventing Reflux

  Do you suffer from heartburn?  Are you always clearing your throat?  You could be suffering from reflux.  Learn more about it, including w…

Ask a specialist: Esophageal Cancer

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, and a good opportunity to learn more about a cancer that is not often detected early.  Are you a…

Ask a Specialist: Colon Health

When we hear about the colon, it’s usually in regards to colon cancer screening.  So what does the colon do, anyway?  What are other disease…

Ask a Specialist: Advance Care Planning

What if you were very ill and weren’t able to make decisions?  Would your family know what you would want, what your wishes would be?  Inste…

Ask a Specialist: Living Kidney Donation

April is National Donate Life Month, a time to raise awareness of how we can change and save lives as organ donors.  Learn about living kidn…

Ask a Specialist: Women and Heart Disease

March is Women’s History Month and as we celebrate the contributions of women, we’ll cover an important health topic that affects women – he…

Ask A Specialist – Colon Cancer

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.  Are you at risk for colon cancer?  When should you get screened?  Learn more with Dr. Traci Mur…

Ask a Specialist: Pediatric Asthma

    On January 9, 2017, The Queen’s Medical Center – West O‘ahu opened their new Pediatric After Hours Center, seeing children 0 – 17 years …