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Don’t Ignore Warnings From Your Heart During COVID-19

by Hayder Hashim, MD, Interventional Cardiologist
May 19, 2020

Feeling stress or strain on your heart these days? Here’s a sobering fact: Anxiety about the novel coronavirus is causing…

How COVID-19 Can Affect the Skin

by Vesna M. Petronic-Rosic, MD, MSc, MBA, Professor and Chair, Dermatology
May 14, 2020

In this country and around the world, we are seeing a variety of abnormal skin conditions in patients infected with…

Good Hand Hygiene Can Mean Dry Skin: Here’s Help

by Vesna M. Petronic-Rosic, MD, MSc, MBA, Professor and Chair, Dermatology
May 05, 2020

Frequent handwashing has always been important. But with the emergence of COVID-19, it’s getting more attention now than ever before….

Telehealth: The Care You Need—Without Leaving Home

by Ethan A. Booker, MD, FACEP, Medical Director, MedStar Telehealth Innovation Center & MedStar eVisit
April 30, 2020

Staying at home has made getting medical attention more complicated. Both patients and doctors are under pressure, and appointment scheduling…

Pregnancy and COVID-19: What You Need to Know

by Sara N. Iqbal, MD, Division Chief, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Rachael T. Overcash, MD, MPH, Director, Perinatal Center
April 24, 2020

The months leading up to the birth of your baby are supposed to be joyous ones. But COVID-19 has created…

My Experience With COVID-19

by Ira Rabin, MD, Vice President, Medical Operations and Clinical Resource Management
April 23, 2020

We, as doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals, often think we will be fine. I was one of the lucky ones….