COVID-19

Why COVID-19 cases are rising.

by Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety
August 12, 2020

While many of us were hopeful that the spread of COVID-19 was slowing down, some states are seeing record spikes…

Is sore throat a common COVID-19 symptom?

by Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety
August 05, 2020

While we continue to learn more about COVID-19, there’s still a lot we don’t know. But it’s important to stay…

Seniors: How to keep your body and mind active during COVID-19.

by Dr. Dionne Hawkins, MPT, Clinic Director at MedStar Health Physical Therapy at Leisure World
July 15, 2020

Social restrictions caused by COVID-19 continue to affect us all, and the senior community is no exception. With a higher…

Easy ways to eat healthy during COVID-19.

by Dr. Harjit K. Chahal, MD
July 10, 2020

A healthy diet is important for maintaining weight, sleeping well, and fighting off disease, especially during COVID-19. A well-balanced diet…

Why you should still seek primary care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

by Dr. Ryan Anderson, MD
June 03, 2020

While COVID-19 may be the health concern at the top of everyone’s mind, other illnesses and medical needs still require…