How to protect kids from COVID-19 at school.

by Naheed Ahmed, PhD, Ruth Kanthula, MD, Shreejana Pokharel, MPH, Dr. Tia Medley, MD, Pediatrician and Facility Medical Director, MedStar Pediatrics in Perry Hall
August 25, 2021

Thanks to the COVID-19 vaccine, local schools are inviting teachers and students back to the classroom for the upcoming school…

Investing in the best: How we provide top-rated heart care.

by Stuart F. Seides, MD
August 20, 2021

MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute has once again been ranked a top heart hospital by US News & World Report….

5 tips to improve home safety for older adults.

by Rezanne Khalil, MD
August 18, 2021

As we age, most of us would prefer to remain independent in the comfort of our familiar home, if given…

Devastation to celebration: Shayna’s joyful first Mother’s Day after ovarian cyst surgery.

by Shayna Frost, RD, LDN, MedStar Diabetes Institute, Vadim Morozov, MD, FACOG, FACS
August 13, 2021

As a gynecologic surgeon, one of the best parts of my job is getting this joyful email from patients who’d…

Long-term COVID: What are the symptoms and how are they treated?

by Kathryn Pellegrino, PA, Sarah Joan Heins, MedStar Health COVID Recovery Program
August 11, 2021

As the status of the COVID-19 virus in the United States continues to improve amidst widespread vaccinations and the fresh…

Mental health and sports: 3 ways to elevate self-care in young athletes.

by Andrew Radu, MD, MBE, Psychiatrist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center
August 04, 2021

Did you know that most Olympic hopefuls begin intense training in their sport before their tenth birthday? After years of…