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One Night at the Theater, CPR was the Star

by the MWHC Blog Team
November 21, 2016

Edward Cornfeld, MD, a former Ob/Gyn from Rockville, Md., is one lucky man. At 87, the avid swimmer sits in…

Why You Should Learn CPR

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 10, 2016

Saving Lives in the Hospital…and on a Pier One Sunday in September, I attended a party at the Fort Washington…

Common Household Items to Avoid

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 04, 2016

As an ER doctor at the largest and busiest emergency department in the nation’s capital, I see patients on a daily…

How to Create an Emergency Plan

by the MWHC Blog Team
September 26, 2016

When Disaster Strikes What would happen if an emergency struck tomorrow? Whether it’s something as simple as the flu or…

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month – A Survivor’s Story

by the MWHC Blog Team
September 15, 2016

The author and ovarian cancer survivor, Annamarie DeCarlo (second from left) with three other survivors at the 2016 National Ovarian…

Pneumonia: A Serious but Treatable Condition

by the MWHC Blog Team
September 12, 2016

With news of pneumonia thrust into the spotlight, we spoke with Dr. Matthew Schreiber, a pulmonary disease and critical care specialist at MedStar…