Living Well

The dos and don’ts of wearing a face mask.

by Alison M. Wogatske, CRNP, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
August 19, 2020

Public health experts and doctors agree that wearing a face mask is one way we can minimize the spread of…

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…

10 things to know when getting ready for baby. (Part two)

by Dr. Ngozi Wexler, MD, Chair, Ob/Gyn Department, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
July 31, 2020

If you’re pregnant, you may have some questions about what’s next. Many women feel a mix of emotions, which is…

10 things to know when getting ready for baby. (Part one)

by Dr. Ngozi Wexler, MD, Chair, Ob/Gyn Department, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
July 29, 2020

It’s common to feel uncertainty and anxiety while getting ready for a baby, especially if it’s your first. But, not…