MedStar eVisit

6 Times to Use a MedStar eVisit and When Urgent Care Might Be Better

Megan E. Walling, MSPAS, PA-C September 27, 2019

Now that MedStar eVisit is available, there are more ways than ever before to see a medical provider. However, many…

Year in Review: Our Top 5 Health Tips of 2019

MedStar Health December 30, 2019

Along with the holiday festivities, December brings an opportunity to reflect on the past year, and it’s been a busy…

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…

UTIs: Why antibiotics aren’t always the answer.

Dr. Cheryl B. Iglesia, MD, Urogynecology, director of the National Center for Advanced Pelvic Surgery for MedStar Health April 17, 2020

While treatment for urinary tract infections (UTIs) are usually effective, they’re not always necessary, as the body often can fight…

Managing cancer care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Christopher M. Gallagher, MD, Oncologist, Medical Director of Cancer Services, Washington Cancer Institute May 08, 2020

Managing cancer is a constant battle. As with all serious illnesses, cancer patients have critical needs that can’t wait. And…

How to find relief from urinary incontinence.

Dr. Lee A. Richter, MD May 15, 2020

Experiencing bladder leakage is common, and it can negatively impact quality of life. Thankfully, there are many treatment options available….