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Caring for Your Skin During the Winter Months

Renhua NA, Deputy Director of the UFH Center for Clinical Research, Dermatologist

Your skin is the largest organ that you have in your body and it is one that has multiple uses. It not only covers and protects everything inside your body, but it also helps your body stay ..

Keep Your Skin Sun Safe

Renhua NA, Deputy Director of the UFH Center for Clinical Research, Dermatologist

Whether it’s picnicking, golfing, swimming, gardening, or just relaxing on the grass, summer brings with it a host of fun outdoor activities. As you enjoy yourself outside, be safe and don’..

Having a Good Foundation, from a Dermatology Perspective

Shan YUAN, Chair of Dermatology, Dermatologist

Foundation – of the makeup variety – is the basis for adjusting color, improving skin texture, and covering flaws. Foundation that looks natural on your face is the best choice for everyda..

Dermal Issues in Thermal Conditions

Shan YUAN, Chair of Dermatology, Dermatologist

When the summer sun is high in the sky, the first concern most people have – after locating the nearest ice cream vendor – is what effect the sun is having on their skin. I want to address..

Laparoscopic Surgery for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

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How does gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) develop? At the lower end of the esophagus, where it joins the stomach, there is a circular ring of muscle called the lower esophageal sph..

Laparoscopic Repair of Hiatus Hernia

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What is a hiatus hernia? A hiatus hernia is when a part of the stomach moves up into the chest area. Normally, the stomach sits below the diaphragm, the layer of muscle that separates the..

Scientific Weight Loss for a Healthy Life

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In recent years, the term “weight loss” has become a popular mantra, especially among women. People can be very sensitive to the issue of obesity, even to the extent that they turn a blind..

Drug Allergies and Adverse Reactions

Drug reactions happen without warning. Some people break out in rashes while others have difficulty breathing. Still others may experience gastrointestinal reactions. If you have a drug alle..