A well-respected and beloved D.C.-area doctor who specialized in helping heal burn patients is being remembered after he was killed in a multi-vehicle crash last week in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
Officers shot and killed the dog, reportedly a Dogo Argentino, when it threatened them, a Maryland State Police spokeswoman said.
About 25 percent of all heart attacks are silent, meaning the symptoms go unnoticed or are mistaken for other conditions.
How accident witnesses and bystanders react could make the difference between life and death in a person who is injured. Stopping severe bleeding can help save lives.
From symptoms to treatment; what you need to know about bladder cancer.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise underwent another surgery Thursday for wounds he sustained in a shooting at the congressional baseball game practice last month, MedStar Washington Hospital Center announced Thursday.
Taking your runs outside? A D.C.-area doctor has some tips for runners to stay safe and healthy during summer’s blazing heat.
House GOP Whip Steve Scalise, who was shot in the hip by a rifle-wielding gunman Wednesday, was at “imminent risk of death” when he first arrived at the D.C. hospital where he remains in critical condition, according to the hospital’s head of trauma.
What do hardworking nurses want during National Nurses Week? MedStar Washington Hospital Center found the answer at the end of a leash.
As the inauguration approaches, the D.C. region’s medical community is working to be ready to “meet whatever the situation requires.”
In recent decades, advances in the treatment of HIV/AIDS have changed it from a death sentence into a manageable condition — if it’s caught early.
Splitting pills can save money, but it’s not appropriate for all medicine — and that concern is on a list of need-to-know advice from area pharmacists.
Everyday items around the house can pose more of a hazard than you might suspect, according to a doctor at D.C.’s busiest emergency department.
Newborns in D.C. are celebrating their birthdays with brand-new Nike shoes thanks to a local Olympian.
More than 30 million Americans are affected by the condition called venous insufficiency. While rarely serious to your health, varicose and spider veins can affect your psychological and physical sense of well-being.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.