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Medical Intel

Mar 26, 2019

Colorectal cancer is expected to affect about 146,000 Americans in 2019. Dr. Jennifer Ayscue discusses the advanced techniques we use to diagnose and treat this disease.

 

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Intro: MedStar Washington Hospital Center presents Medical Intel where our healthcare team shares health and wellness insights and gives...


Mar 19, 2019

From 2017 to 2018, vaping increased by nearly 80 percent among high schoolers and 50 percent among middle schoolers. Dr. Jonathan Giurintano discusses the short-term effects vaping can have on dental health and the lungs.

 

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Intro: MedStar Washington Hospital Center presents Medical Intel where our healthcare...


Mar 12, 2019

Ulcerative colitis affects nearly 700,000 Americans and causes symptoms ranging from diarrhea to arthritis to skin rash. Thankfully, medication options and surgery can significantly reduce symptoms and even bring about long-term remission for patients.

 

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Intro: MedStar Washington Hospital Center presents...


Mar 8, 2019

Multiple ankle sprains can lead to chronic ankle pain for some patients. Dr. Ali Rahnama explains how minimally invasive surgery can help these patients avoid much larger procedures in the future.

 

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Intro: MedStar Washington Hospital Center presents Medical Intel where our healthcare team shares health...