Talk Shows


The Body Show
8:45 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

The Body Show: Skin Cancer

  In Hawai‘i we get to play in the sun year round…but what lurks in those UV rays can be the start of melanoma and other skin cancers. Our panel of experts compares notes on what you need to know.  

Town Square
8:45 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Town Square: Rent Control in Hawaii

On this edition of Town Square we take another look at the affordable housing issue.  We’ll discuss Rent Control with Jenny Lee from the Hawaii Appleseed Center, and Civil Beat Deputy Editor Eric Pape. 

Bytemarks Cafe
8:31 am
Wed December 10, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Geek Gifts for 2014

We begin with the Hawaii Business Roundtable to tell us about the newly published Innovation Assets Report. Then, after the break, we kick off our annual gadget and holiday geek gift show. Paul Lawler and Melissa Chang will share their picks and answer your calls for help when it comes to getting something for that special geek in your life. 

The Body Show
8:30 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

The Body Show: Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Autoimmune diseases like lupus and rheumatoid arthritis can have profound effects on the body and inadequate treatment early on can lead to misery later in life. Dr. Tracy Kurano, rheumatologist at Straub Clinic will be in the studio to explain more about these immune system issues and more.

Bytemarks Cafe
10:50 am
Wed December 3, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Hawaii State IT System Upgrades

  Today on Bytemarks Café: Monique Chyba from the UH Dept. of Mathematics to tell us about a public lecture series called Reach for the Stars. Then Keith Demello from the Office of Information Management and Technology (OIMT) will tell us about the upcoming Hawaii Government Digital Summit. Finally, we've invited Keone Kali and Paola Saibene also from OIMT to tell us about progress with the State's IT Transformation Plan. 5pm on HPR-2 

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The Body Show
11:12 am
Mon December 1, 2014

The Body Show: Staying Healthy Through the Holidays

  It's holiday season, and everyone has a lot to do, and not a whole lot of time to do it.  Naturopath Diana Joy Ostroff is going to be in the studio, sharing her hints on what to do to avoid getting sick during this fun season, and how to stay healthy all year long with natural supplements and lifestyle choices that can help at any age.  Today on the Body Show, 5pm on HPR-2

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Town Square
10:36 pm
Thu November 27, 2014

Town Square: Chef Mavro

  You may know his ever changing menu and the spot on King street that his restaurant has occupied for well over a decade…but how much do you know about Chef Mavro? You will this week when we take a Thanksgiving break and talk about the food of life and the life of food with George Mavrothalassitis.

Bytemarks Cafe
8:37 am
Wed November 26, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Massively Open Online Courses

  Joining us today is Meli James from the Hawaii Venture Capital Association to tell us about the upcoming Growing Hawaii's Innovation Economy panel. Finally, we've invited Michael Menchaca and Paul Ryan to tell us about UHM's delivery of MOOCs or Massively Open Online Courses.  

The Body Show
8:32 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

The Body Show: Medication

  The right medication at the right time for the right person...That's the goal of choosing wisely, and something that all patients should discuss with their providers. Dr. Mark Baker will be in the studio exploring a program designed to help people and their primary care providers to find the best way to navigate the ever-changing health care environment to make sure they get what they need.  Today at 5pm on HPR2

Town Square
8:13 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Town Square: Hawaii Health Connector and State Medical Providers

On this edition of Town Square, a look at the relationship between the Hawaii Health Connector and state medical providers.  Hawaii Health Connector director Jeff Kissel, Executive Vice President of Hawaii Pacific Health, Dr. Ginny Pressler, and Senator Josh Green answered your questions.