6 Reasons to Become a Nurse at MedStar Washington Hospital Center

by Andrew Riddle, MSN, RN, CCRN Director of Nursing Professional Development
May 07, 2020

If you’re a nursing professional looking for new challenges and an opportunity to advance your skills, look no further than…

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…

Stay Active and Self-Aware During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Tammer Elmarsafi, DPM, Podiatric Surgeon
April 29, 2020

Watching the world we live in evolve and adapt with the ever-changing COVID-19 situation has been both scary and intriguing….

Protect Yourself From High Blood Pressure With Good Sleep

by Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chairman of Cardiology, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute
April 27, 2020

Most people recognize the lifestyle problems that can raise blood pressure to unhealthy levels: smoking, being overweight or inactive, too…

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…