Everything you need to know about migraines and how to treat them.

by MedStar Health
June 04, 2021

Migraines are quite common, affecting 18 percent of women and 6 percent of men in the United States, according to…

What it’s like to live with adult cystic fibrosis, and the future of CF care and research.

by Emil S. Oweis, MD, Ruby Steuart, Nurse Technician at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital
June 02, 2021

If anybody knows the rules of social distancing, it’s patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). Well before the pandemic, patients with…

Experiencing post-quarantine weight gain? Why you should consider bariatric surgery.

by Dr. Christopher You, MD
May 26, 2021

It’s been about 15 months since the term “COVID-19” became part of our vocabularies and began wreaking havoc on “normal…

¿Puedo confiar en la vacuna contra la COVID-19?

by MedStar Health
May 14, 2021

Si perteneces a la comunidad negra o latina, es posible que tengas algunas preocupaciones sobre la eficacia de la vacuna…

Why you shouldn’t delay cancer screenings.

by MedStar Health
May 06, 2021

In 2020, cancer diagnoses plummeted by 50%, as many people delayed routine physicals and cancer screenings that have been proven…

7 popular food myths: The truth you should know.

by Kerry Strom, RD, LDN, Dietitian Educator at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, Skye Jones, CRNP, MedStar Health Bel Air Medical Campus
April 23, 2021

From fad diets to old wives’ tales about food, it’s easy to be misled into believing popular food myths. But…