Jack Huber

Health Writer

Jack wrote for HealthCentral on vision care, skin care, and mental health.

Latest by Jack Huber

How Can Biologics Help Psoriasis?

The decision to use biologics depends on factors of your individual case, including the severity of the psoriasis, to what degree it affects your life, and your overall health.

10 Ways Contact Lenses Will Help in Future

Come with us on a short trip into the near future.But first, the past – in 1508, Leonardo da Vinci drew the inklings of an idea for contact lenses in a sketch. A few hundred years later, the first ones were produced. In much less time than that you’l...

10 Safety Tips for Contact Lens Wearers

Touching the eye seems like the biggest barrier for contact lens wearers. But once that’s accomplished, you’ll want to be aware of a few safety precautions.

Tips to Hide Your Psoriasis

Like everyone, you like to present your best self to the rest of the world. Your clothes, your hair, make-up, if you’re so inclined – all of these speak to others about who you are. But so does your psoriasis. The red patches, and dry, cracked skin a...

What Are My Options for Contact Lenses?

We’re glad you asked. Here are your top options for modern vision care.

6 Activities To Do With Your Contacts OUT

Contacts offer a high level of convenience, but there are still some activities (some routine) that need to be done without them.

Is TMS Therapy the Answer to Your Depression?

Clinical depression strikes all kinds of people – race, age, or economics notwithstanding – and it impacts every facet of an individual’s day-to-day existence. For someone in the midst of deep, long-term depression, antidepressants may not be a viabl...

Are These Non-Drug Alternatives for Depression Right for You?

We’ve all had the same thought. While watching, listening to, or reading an ad for a certain drug claiming to help a certain ailment, there’s always that, “Oh, by the way” part at the end. It’s the part that (by law) lists the seemingly endless array ...

TMS: What Can You Expect During Treatment?

For many people who battle episodes of depression, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a modern-day medical miracle. When antidepressant drugs and other therapies have proven to be ineffective (often complicating the condition with intolerable ...

What to Know for Pokemon Go

It was 1990 and young Satoshi Tajiri had a dream: One day people of all ages would rush (willy nilly, if possible) around the world to capture, train and trade 151 strange and mildly disturbing creatures, with one ultimate goal – to be crowned a Poké...