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¿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…

How to treat hemorrhoids: Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask.

by David E. Stein, MD, Colorectal Surgeon and Regional Chief of Surgery in the Baltimore region at MedStar Health
April 16, 2021

You may be surprised to hear that everyone has hemorrhoids. In fact, I often introduce the topic to my medical…

When should I go to the emergency department?

by Kevin Scruggs, MD, Emergency Medicine Chair at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
April 14, 2021

When a serious unexpected illness or injury strikes, you may wonder whether you should seek treatment at the Emergency Department,…

Do I have COVID-19 or allergies?

by Lauren Maragh, MD, Internal Medicine Physician, MedStar Medical Group
April 09, 2021

If you find yourself feeling under the weather this spring, you may be asking yourself, “Do I have COVID-19 or…