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Mobile device use raises risk of eye syndrome

The constant use of mobile devices raises the risk of an eye syndrome, according to doctors of opthalmology. One of the problems: mobile users don't blink enough.

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 03:36am EST

Tags: Riwo Oboh-Weilke, Georgetown University Hospital, opthalmology, Neal Augenstein


Off the 8's: No ifs, ands or 'butts' -- get screened

WTOP editor Mike Jakaitis thought he was being nice by donating blood. The gesture ended up saving his life.

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 08:04am EDT

Tags: colon cancer, colonoscopy, Georgetown University Hospital

Study: Lowering drinking age leads to more binge drinking

There is new evidence that lowering the drinking age may result in more binge drinking and not just among the young.

Monday - 02/25/2013, 06:18am EST

Tags: binge drinking, Georgetown University Hospital, drinking age, paula wolfson

Super Bowl party gives kids with cancer hope

The big screen television has been delivered, the wings and pizza have been ordered and the kids at Georgetown University Hospital are "so, so excited" to watch the big game.

Sunday - 02/05/2012, 07:00am EST

Tags: Kathy Stewart, Georgetown University Hospital, cancer, super bowl