covid-19

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…

Why COVID-19 cases are rising.

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…

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

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…

Tips for creating and maintaining healthy habits during COVID-19.

Carissa Colangelo, MS, ATC/LAT, PTA, CSCS, MedStar Sports Medicine August 21, 2020

In a world where it seems everything in our normal daily life has changed in a very short period, it…

A guide to safe activities during COVID-19.

Manu Kaushal, MD, FCCP, Medical Director of Critical Care and Medical Director of Pulmonary Rehabilitation at Medstar Montgomery Medical Center September 02, 2020

Most stay-at-home orders have lifted and many people are trying to resume normal life as much as possible. We know…