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LifeBridge Health Virtual Hospital’s COVID-19 Tele-triage Program Sees Exponential Growth In First Weeks of Operation

With the rapid spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), LifeBridge Health, one of the largest healthcare systems in Maryland, ramped up its tele-triage program to help reduce an overflow of concerned patients in the system’s emergency departments and...
6-Apr-2020 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Sanitizer or soap: Is one better than the other?

Soap and hand sanitizer are disappearing quickly from store shelves amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic—sanitizer being the rarer find.
25-Mar-2020 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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COVID-19 and pregnancy: What moms-to-be need to know

There is still much for medical experts to learn about how COVID-19 could cause problems during pregnancy, whether it can be passed to the fetus, and how it can affect the health of babies after birth. But there is concern for women with high-risk...
25-Mar-2020 1:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Healthcare Leaders Highlight Need to “Raise the Line” of Healthcare Capacity In addition to “Flattening the Curve” of the Spread of COVID-19

While healthcare and government leaders around the world are focused on “flattening the curve” of the spread of COVID-19, an emerging concurrent rallying cry to “raise the line” of healthcare service capacity is being showcased in a new...
23-Mar-2020 3:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Running in the Cold: Tips to Help You Stay Warm, Healthy and Safe

It’s perfectly fine if you prefer indoor tracks and treadmills to the cold outdoor air for your daily running. But running in cold weather is OK, too—as long as you take the right precautions.
5-Mar-2020 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery: What you should know (particularly if you have cataracts, too)

Major surgeries such as trabeculectomy and shunts aren’t the only options for treating glaucoma when medicines and laser treatments don’t work.
4-Mar-2020 2:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Osteoarthritis: How running actually can help

Not running or jogging because you think it worsens or increases your risk for osteoarthritis?
28-Feb-2020 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Infant straining: Why your baby’s crying is actually a good thing

Babies aren’t born knowing how to poop. It takes them a little while after they’re born to get the hang of it.
27-Feb-2020 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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EVALI and other vaping risks: What you should know

EVALI and other vaping risks: What you should know
10-Mar-2020 12:00 PM EDT

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Expert on the Toll of Child Abuse on Victims

7-Mar-2019 4:15 PM EST

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Can an older surgeon operate safely on your loved ones? Check out Dr. Mark Katlic’s Aging Surgeon Program at Sinai https://bit.ly/1ywju3s

22-Jan-2019 5:05 PM EST

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Don't Get Burned - Important Eye Safety During the Solar Eclipse

It’s important to know what to do and what NOT to do so you can check out the eclipse without damaging your eyes or even causing blindness!
16-Aug-2017 5:05 PM EDT

Tips For Your Teen's First OB/GYN Visit

Tips for your daughter's first OB/GYN visit from Dr. Julie Jacobstein, a board-certified adolescent gynecologist with LifeBridge Health.
17-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT

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Tie Into Will Smith’s New Movie, Concussion, with Compelling, Crucial Medical Insight into the Dangers of Concussions

3-Dec-2015 3:05 PM EST

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Women’s Soccer; Girls Concussions – Kevin Crutchfield, M.D., of LifeBridge Health Offers Expert Insight

With the mega-excitement about women's soccer, lots of little girls may now want to play soccer. Kevin Crutchfield, M.D., from LifeBridge Health shares insight about the risks of concussions and things parents should consider before deciding if...
8-Jul-2015 12:05 PM EDT

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Dr Michael Williams, From Berman Brain & Spine Institute, on Medically-Induced Comas, their Use and Consciousness Levels

5-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST

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