COVID-19 symptoms

Is sore throat a common COVID-19 symptom?

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…

Cold, flu, and COVID-19: What’s the difference?

Lauren Maragh, MD, Internal Medicine Physician, MedStar Medical Group December 23, 2020

The cold, flu, and COVID-19 are all contagious viruses that can be spread through the air. And, because they share…

COVID-19 vaccine: Answers to frequently asked questions. (Part one)

Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety January 21, 2021

As a former service member in the Army, I’m no stranger to vaccines. And today, as an infectious disease specialist,…