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May 27, 2021

At the heart of her work, Tracie Bass cares about others: her community, patients, and the secondary school students looking for a pipeline to health professions careers.

May 19, 2021

Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, explains the anatomical and age-related changes that occur over time.

May 18, 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and this year the observance comes as the United States begins to roll back restrictions brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic, and even the process of a return to normal, has significant consequences for our mental health.

May 14, 2021

For people suffering from the broad range of neurological issues, problems can quickly escalate from a mild, dull, annoying ache to persistent, severe, and disabling pain. Whether a patient is experiencing pain in the neck or a serious disorder, timely care from an experienced professional is…

May 13, 2021

Dermatologists say wearing masks can lead to two other skin conditions that can easily be mistaken for acne, similar to a rash.

May 13, 2021

For more than 20 years, Turnice "Necee" Parker Brown has played an important role in ensuring a smooth process for patients and providers at the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates.

May 12, 2021

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, one persistent issue has emerged: Long COVID syndrome. The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, however, is doing its best to help.

May 11, 2021

With the melting of winter snow and the arrival of warmer, sunnier days, springtime means spending more time outside. However, spring also brings allergies, which can make being outside uncomfortable and sometimes unenjoyable.

May 7, 2021

As one of the most common cancers in the United States, skin cancer will impact 1 in 5 Americans by the age of 70. That’s why it’s important to take care of your skin early with skin cancer prevention methods, such as wearing the appropriate SPF year-round and avoiding tanning beds.

May 5, 2021

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, affecting 1 in 5 Americans by age 70, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation.