COVID-19

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…

Can I trust the COVID-19 vaccine?

by MedStar Health
April 07, 2021

If you are part of the Black or Brown community, you may have some concerns about the efficacy and effectiveness…

“I’m vaccinated. Now what?”

by Calvin Thomas Williams, Jr., MD/PhD, Chief of Infectious Diseases at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
March 26, 2021

After a long year of adjusting to life during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s exciting to think about what it could…

COVID-19 vaccine: Answers to frequently asked questions. (Part two)

by Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety
January 29, 2021

As the COVID-19 vaccine becomes available across the nation, you may have some questions about whether or not you should…

COVID-19 vaccine: Answers to frequently asked questions. (Part one)

by Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety
January 21, 2021

As a former service member in the Army, I’m no stranger to vaccines. And today, as an infectious disease specialist,…

Cold, flu, and COVID-19: What’s the difference?

by Lauren Maragh, MD, Internal Medicine Physician, MedStar Medical Group
December 23, 2020

The cold, flu, and COVID-19 are all contagious viruses that can be spread through the air. And, because they share…