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On Independence Day: Civil Liberty and the Wearing of Masks
written by Thu Tran, MD,FACOG
on Saturday, 4th July, 2020

So here we are, facing another big wave of Coronavirus in 36 states, with Texas and Florida leading the pack, having the highest case reports.  Am I shocked?  Not unless I have been away on another planet and did not get to follow the news for a month or so, about how this surge will happen because many states had reopened without adequate public health preparation and guidelines.  ...

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Eating Right During Stressful Times ... and For Life - Macronutrient Balance
written by Jody Miller, M.A., RCEP
on Monday, 8th June, 2020

Let’s start with a quick review!   The foods that we eat are made up of macronutrients, micronutrients, and phytochemicals. Macronutrients include carbohydrates and dietary fiber, proteins, and fats. Almost ALL foods are a combination of these macronutrients. It is important that we do NOT categorize foods by their dominant macronutrient. Foods are foods…. each with ...

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Coronavirus Resource Page
written by Linda Yau, M.D., F.A.C.P.
on Monday, 25th May, 2020

*HOW TO PROPERLY WEAR A MASK:* *Masks are very important to protect others from droplets that you might produce while speaking, coughing, sneezing or breathing.  Please wear them in any public place, especially indoors to stop the spread of COVID 19.  Below are the proper ways to wear a mask and to take it off.*  [IMG: How to Properly Wear a Mask] *HANDWASHING:* *The ...

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COVID-19 AND THE NEW NORMAL: ARE WE DOING OUR PART?
written by Thu Tran, MD,FACOG
on Saturday, 23rd May, 2020

  Tomorrow afternoon, my husband and I will attend a “ Zoom funeral” for one of his close friends who died of COVID-19 at Georgetown hospital last weekend.  He caught the virus from his wife, a healthcare provider who caught it herself from an asymptomatic patient at the hospital where she worked.  We also joined a “Zoom Shiva” service for a friend’s mother a ...

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Easily Adaptable Indian Cooking
written by Aruna Nathan, M.D.
on Friday, 8th May, 2020

A healthy diet is so important for your longterm health.  Below and in future posts, I will share some healthy recipes that you can adapt easily to the ingredients you have on hand. Here's a [LINK: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vrBOe5L5xxIsqnQjqIF7HCM7K_xnfxlB/view] video with personal attestations of the importance of a wholesome plant-based diet. * Some basic ingredients ...

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Mindfulness in the time of Covid-19
written by Julia Korenman, M.D.
on Sunday, 3rd May, 2020

Many of my friends do yoga or meditation, but I have not managed to do either of those. I have read some books about mindfulness and have tried to incorporate some of those practices with varying levels of success.  I wish to improve because mindfulness has been shown to be helpful to manage anxiety and depression. Trying to stay safe and healthy during this pandemic has forced ...

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Plan For Now, Plan For Later - Thinking About the Big Picture with Covid
written by Robyn Pashby, Ph.D.
on Saturday, 25th April, 2020

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Provide Emotional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Physicians Facing Psychological Trauma From the COVID-19 Crisis
written by Suzan Song, MD, MPH, PhD
on Friday, 24th April, 2020

  The U.S. now has the [LINK: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2020/04/11/coronavirus-latest-news/] highest number of COVID-related deaths in the world, with [LINK: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/11/opinion/sunday/coronavirus-hospitals-bronx.html] exhausted, frightened physicians managing the front lines. We need not only medical supplies but also emotional personal ...

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Nutrition in the Time of Covid - and Beyond
written by Marsha Seidelman, M.D.
on Wednesday, 22nd April, 2020

Here are some simple adaptations regarding food shopping and food prep that are relevant to our stay-at-home situation.  Many of us as health care workers, are still on the job in some ways, but we are home more than we’re used to, out of our routine.  And many have their young children or adult children home with them - a lot - and need to cater to many different dietary ...

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An Easter and Passover Message, in the Time of Coronavirus
written by Thu Tran, MD,FACOG
on Sunday, 12th April, 2020

This morning, one of our  Lady Docs Corner Cafe dear friends, Dr. Joann Urquart, a cardiologist, sent us a link to a very well written and moving article by a movie producer and writer, Julio Vincent Gambuto, titled[LINK: https://forge.medium.com/prepare-for-the-ultimate-gaslighting-6a8ce3f0a0e0] “ Prepare for the Ultimate Gaslighting.”  This writer knows the human condition ...

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On Independence Day: Civil Liberty and the Wearing of Masks
Eating Right During Stressful Times ... and For Life - Macronutrient Balance
Coronavirus Resource Page
COVID-19 AND THE NEW NORMAL: ARE WE DOING OUR PART?
Easily Adaptable Indian Cooking
Mindfulness in the time of Covid-19
Plan For Now, Plan For Later - Thinking About the Big Picture with Covid

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