Monthly Archives: November 2017

HEALTH TIPS: COLD? OR FLU?

By Pani Shoja, MD Medical Director – Urgent Care Hawaii Pani Shoja, MD The common cold and the flu are respiratory illnesses caused by different viruses. The symptoms may be similar, but in general, the flu is worse and symptoms are more intense. In addition, the flu can result in serious health problems such [...]

2017-11-08T17:10:02+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Health Tips, News|

FEATURED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH – PAULA MAE SUBIA, BUSINESS MANAGER

Each month, Urgent Care Hawaii will feature an employee who demonstrates a core value that exemplifies our mission. Congratulations Paula on being our Featured Employee for November 2017! The love of opportunities to grow and working in the healthcare field is what drew Paula to Urgent Care Hawaii (UCH). This native of Hawaii has been with [...]

2017-11-08T17:07:25+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Employee of the Month, News|

WHAT IF WE CAN REALLY TURN BACK THE SKIN-AGING CLOCK WITH A SIMPLE TREATMENT?

One of the hottest skincare trends today is Microneedling (AKA collagen induction therapy). The process involves using tiny thin needles to create hundreds of tiny micro-puncture wounds into the skin. When done in an office by a trained physician or esthetician, the treatment is virtually painless and can be very effective. Just a few sessions will [...]

2017-11-09T22:41:47+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Beauty Corner, News|

DIY PUMPKIN FACIAL

Pumpkin season is here! A pumpkin face mask is easy to do at home. All you need is ¼ cup pureed fresh pumpkin (or you can use canned – preferably organic), 1 beaten egg, 2 teaspoons of honey for normal to dry skin, OR a splash of apple cider vinegar for normal to oily skin, and [...]

2017-11-08T17:06:04+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Beauty Corner, News|