Got Embarrassing Stains in Your Underarms? How to Manage Hyperhidrosis

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Student Sweating While it may seem like an annoyance during the summer, sweating is essential for regulating our body temperature. In fact, failure of this function may result in heat exhaustion, heat stroke, hyperthermia and even death. As our body temperature increases during warm and hot conditions, sweating plays an important…

Anti-Aging: Antioxidants – What is the Evidence?

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Candidate Antioxidants Welcome back! In part one of the series on anti-aging, we briefly discussed what antioxidants are and a simple step to prevent skin aging – sunscreen. As promised, we’ll discuss the following antioxidants, what their roles are, and the evidence behind their use, safety and efficacy. Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) Commonly…