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February 01, 2023
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most common inherited heart condition in the world, affecting approximately 1 in 500 people. It causes parts of the heart to thicken, which can make it more d...
February 17, 2017
A groundbreaking new procedure now being offered at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital is providing women suffering with uterine fibroids a welcome option for treating the condition.Known as radial uteri...
February 14, 2017Doctors agree you should know your blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol, but there's one more number you should be tracking.
January 18, 2017Dr. Allen Taylor cuts through differing recommendations on when to begin treatment for high blood pressure.
July 25, 2016Meet Dr. Lauren Wiesner, an emergency doctor and one of the Hospital Center's Celebrated Physicians.
June 22, 2016
CANCER: Knowing Your ABCDEs Can Help You Catch Melanoma Early Checking your skin from head to toe each month can help you spot changes that could be symptoms of skin cancer. When ...
February 23, 2016Shingles is a painful and serious illness that affects nearly 1M people in the US each year. Understanding risks and symptoms can help with prevention.