Author Archives: Kulani Mahikoa

About Kulani Mahikoa

Kulani Mahikoa is Vice President and Marketing Director of Kirkman Group, Inc. She has had successful careers both as a journalist and as an entrepreneur.

A Minerals Primer — Important Things You Should Know About Minerals

    Have you ever noticed that most “multi-vitamin” formulations also contain multi-minerals?  That’s because vitamins need minerals to be effective.  An interesting fact is that the body can use minerals without vitamins, but it cannot use vitamins without minerals1. … Continue reading

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Prebotics: Are They Important?

        Kulani Mahikoa     Executive Vice President     Kirkman Group, Inc.     Some health experts argue that prebiotics rival probiotics in their importance to gastrointestinal and immune system health. Probiotics are good bacteria that … Continue reading

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Supplements to Support Your Student’s Brainpower

  By Kulani Mahikoa Executive Vice PresidentKirkman Group, Inc.                 The luxury of summer fun will soon give way to the more rigid demands of schoolwork when kids head back-to-school. Nutritional supplements that … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Essentials — Ensure Their Good Health with Nutritional Basics

By Kulani Mahikoa Executive Vice PresidentKirkman Group, Inc.   Heading back-to-school is always exciting. For both parents and children, it’s preparing for a new year of possibilities, activities and achievements. You’ve heard the adage, “If we have our health, we … Continue reading

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Supplements that Can Ease the Effects from Chlorinated Pools

Not many kiddos can resist the allure of a cool, turquoise swimming pool on a hot summer’s day. And even though there’s a cautionary, well-known tale here about the toxic effects of chlorine on the body – swimming in chlorinated … Continue reading

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Use Kirkman’s Supplements For Nutritious Picnic Menus

By Kulani Mahikoa Vice President, MarketingKirkman Group, Inc.   Want to super charge your picnic table with nutrient rich food and drinks? Try adding Kirkman’s supplements to your favorite summer cuisine.  Here are some suggestions:   Protein-Rich Beef Patties 1 … Continue reading

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Probiotic Primer — Important Things to Know About Probiotics

By Kulani Mahikoa Vice President, MarketingKirkman Group, Inc.   Probiotics are living microorganisms that when ingested or locally applied in sufficient numbers, can impart one or more specified, demonstrated functional or health benefit on the host. Probiotics have been called … Continue reading

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