Monya De, MD, MPH Monya De, M.D., MPH, is an internal medicine physician in Los Angeles. She has expertise in urgent care, primary care, workplace medicine, environmental medicine, hospital medicine, functional medicine, and lifestyle medicine/nutrition. She holds degrees from Stanford, UC Irvine, and UC Berkeley. Monya De, M.D., is a professional journalist and editor as well as a filmmaker, most recently completing a narrative film about COVID vaccine access in the early days of mass vaccination. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.