Health Library

Laser Skin Resurfacing

The skin is composed of many layers of tissue. The outside layer is called the epidermis and the layer beneath the epidermis is called the dermis. Skin relies on water and a fiber called elastin to m...
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Adult BMI Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Are Multivitamins Worth the Cost?
Quiz: Arthritis Quiz
Risk Assesment: Alcohol Use Assessment
Today in Health News

Adult-Onset Asthma Might Raise Heart Risks

But shared risk factors, such as air pollution, might explain the connection, researchers say

Healthy Living
Health Center
Your Family

Sign Up Today for Free e-Newsletters

Get the latest in medical technology, research and disease prevention sent to your inbox.
Find a doctor or make an appointment:
General Information: 314.747.3000
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
© Copyright 1997-2016, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.