December 10, 2019
Tis' the season to be jolly! Jolly? Or is it rushed, stressed, and stuffed? Even if you don’t celebrate a holiday this time of year, you can likely feel the busyness in the air. You may also hear people talk about how much they have to do…or how much weight they gain. The good news is it doesn’t…
September 24, 2019
Danielle C. exercises religiously and makes her health a priority, so when she was suddenly diagnosed with a serious and rare brain condition at age 27, it was a shock. While exercising, she felt a sharp pain in her head that continued to bother her for the next couple of days. “It was the worst…
June 1, 2019
With one in five Americans developing skin cancer by age 70, it’s imperative to know your skin cancer risk and watch for early warning signs. Growing up spending summers in the sun can take a toll later in life.
March 27, 2019
March is National Nutrition Month: This year's theme is ‘Go Further With Food’, a reminder to us all to fill our diet with nutrient-rich foods and to reduce waste. Our dietitians shares some advice and recipes on eating healthy.
November 28, 2018
Dr. Michael Olding, Cosmetic Surgeon, comments on why it’s a bad idea to pop your pimples. See full article here.
August 15, 2018
Let's Go Heart-Healthy for Heart Month! For American Hearth Month, the GW Heart & Vascular Institute's registered dietitian, Kelli Metzger, identified top heart-healthy mobile phone apps to help patients reach their nutrition and lifestyle goals. Today's best health and fitness apps allow…
June 18, 2018
NBC 4 covered the Dash4Dad annual four mile race that took place on Sunday June 17, 2012 to raise funds for ZERO, The Project to End Prostate Cancer, and The GW Medical Faculty Association.