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Investing in the Best: How We Provide Top-Rated Heart Care

by Stuart F. Seides, MD
August 19, 2021

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

What the Delta Variant Means For Vaccinated and Unvaccinated Americans

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Infectious Diseases
August 02, 2021

The Delta variant is the fourth known mutation of the COVID-19 virus. Like any mutated virus or bacteria, each strain…

Race to Beat Cancer 2021: Race Virtually to Help Save Lives

by Harvey Green, Vice President & Chief Philanthropy Officer
May 28, 2021

Summer is upon us, and it’s time to get ready for the Race to Beat Cancer, our popular race event…

The COVID-19 Vaccines Are Here

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Infectious Diseases
December 17, 2020

Effective vaccines to fight COVID-19 have arrived, and they’re our best hope for bringing the current pandemic to an end….

Heart Disease in COVID-19 Survivors

by Robert A. Lager, MD, Interventional Cardiology
December 02, 2020

Although COVID-19 is largely a respiratory illness, it does not limit itself to the respiratory system. This new virus can…

COVID-19 and Flu Season

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Infectious Diseases
October 13, 2020

Influenza (or what we commonly call flu) is one of several viruses which can infect the respiratory tract and cause…