Living Well

7 simple ways to protect your skin in the sun.

by Dr. Jasmeet Singh Bhogal, MD, MBA, Regional Medical Director, MedStar Health Urgent Care
May 20, 2020

In the U.S., skin cancer is by far the most commonly diagnosed cancer, according to the American Cancer Society. Since…

How to find relief from urinary incontinence.

by Dr. Lee A. Richter, MD
May 15, 2020

Experiencing bladder leakage is common, and it can negatively impact quality of life. Thankfully, there are many treatment options available….

4 reasons why you should have a primary care provider.

by Dr. Emile Rochon, MD
May 13, 2020

Many people unfortunately wait until they’re sick to find a doctor. Delaying preventative care or avoiding the doctor’s office altogether;…

Managing cancer care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

by Christopher M. Gallagher, MD, Oncologist, Medical Director of Cancer Services, Washington Cancer Institute
May 08, 2020

Managing cancer is a constant battle. As with all serious illnesses, cancer patients have critical needs that can’t wait. And…

5 tips for managing stress during pregnancy (and how video visits with your doctor can help).

by Dr. Ngozi Wexler, MD, Chair, Ob/Gyn Department, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
May 06, 2020

Pregnancy can bring on a mix of emotions for many women. And sometimes, excitement about the baby can be overshadowed…

8 surprising reasons you may need physical therapy.

by Jared Miller, PT, DPT
May 01, 2020

When you’re recovering from an injury or surgery, it’s common to see a physical therapist who can help you regain…