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Managing Cancer Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Christopher M. Gallagher, MD, Oncologist, Medical Director of Cancer Services, Washington Cancer Institute
April 16, 2020

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

Cleaning Your Hands and Home for Coronavirus Protection

by Pam Farrare-Wilmore, B.S., MT(ASCP), CIC, Director of Infection Control and Prevention
April 09, 2020

Keeping your hands clean is the best way to protect you and your family from COVID-19. Here’s a quick look…

Shopping Smart and Eating Healthy During a Pandemic

by Ellie Kelsey, RD, LD, CNSC
April 02, 2020

One way we can try to keep a sense of normalcy during the COVID-19 pandemic is to create well-balanced meals…

COVID-19: Serious Action Against a Novel Virus

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Section Director of Infectious Diseases
March 30, 2020

Taking cues from how other countries are managing COVID-19, government and healthcare leaders have implemented dramatic and necessary steps to…

Support Your Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, MD, Chair, Psychiatry
March 26, 2020

When an unfamiliar disease strikes, it can cause tremendous fear and anxiety. We’ve seen it before—during the 1918 Spanish flu…

Six Things to Know About the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Section Director of Infectious Diseases
February 07, 2020

This article was updated on March 30, 2020. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ It’s been just over two months since Chinese authorities reported the…