coronavirus

8 tips for staying active during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wiemi Abell Douoguih, MD, Sports Medicine Medical Director, MedStar Health, Richard Y. Hinton, MD, Sports Medicine Medical Director, MedStar Health March 17, 2020

In an effort to prevent the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), many spectator and participation sports have been…

How COVID-19 compares to the flu.

Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety March 26, 2020

Just as flu season comes to an end in the United States, the Novel Coronavirus Disease of 2019 (COVID-19) shows…

Why active kids are healthier kids…especially while stuck at home.

Emily Coates, PT, DPT, MedStar Health March 30, 2020

One of the best ways we can maintain good health is by being physically active on a regular basis. In…