6 December 2019

Dr. Hau Kwun-cheung

FHKAM (Medicine)
  • Scientists have long speculated cigarette smoke may accelerate hair loss. Photo: Reuters

    Hair loss and smoking

    - Aug 3, 2018 5:15pm
    Ming-wah came in while tucking a packet of chewing gum into his pocket. It has been his third relapse. I knew he was taking a cigarette break again, judging from his appalling breath. Last year, he...
  • There is a wide variety of emollients, targeting different skin types with different ingredients, to choose from and feel comfortable using. Photo: Reuters

    Emollients for eczema patients

    - Mar 12, 2018 5:30pm
    “The moisturizer you prescribed did not work at all,” the mother of a ten-year-old complained, showing a somewhat unused tube to the doctor who wasn’t convinced in the slightest. Nearly half of the patients who suffer...
  • In case of fire, people at the scene should stay calm. Photo: CNSA

    Fire emergency do’s and don’ts

    - Feb 24, 2017 5:31pm
    The firebomb attack on an MTR train on Feb. 10 highlights the need to bolster fire safety measures in public places and promote public awareness of how to respond to fire emergency cases. Burns and scalds...