Living Well

Gratitude Matters: Saying Thanks to Caregivers

by Bruce A. Bartoo, CFRE, Chief Philanthropy Officer, Senior Vice President, Philanthropy
June 28, 2019

Gratitude matters to you and to us. At MedStar Health, we recognize the positive impact expressions of gratitude can have…

Debunking Colonoscopy: 3 Common Myths and What You Can Really Expect

by Dr. Michael H. Blume, MD, MedStar Medical Group Specialists at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, Jennifer L. Hamilton, MSPAS, PA-C
June 19, 2019

A colonoscopy, one of the most widely recognized screening procedures in the U.S., is used for screening, surveillance, and treatment…

Bicycle Safety: 6 Ways to Ride Safer

by Kate Ayoub, PT, DPT
May 31, 2019

Whether you’re training for a triathlon, on your way to work, or just hitting the road to enjoy a bike…

4 Ways to Prepare for Summer Activities

by B. Elizabeth Delasobera, MD, Medical Director, MedStar PromptCare
May 24, 2019

Regularly exercising can be a difficult routine to accomplish, especially during the winter when harsh conditions can make running or…

Cold Versus Allergies: How to Tell the Difference and What Treatments are Available

by B. Elizabeth Delasobera, MD, Medical Director, MedStar PromptCare
May 17, 2019

“Achoo!” It’s that time of year for seasonal allergies and sometimes the common cold, two of the most common illnesses…