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Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Teens Prioritize Self-Care During Pandemic

Seated in their bedrooms scattered throughout the city, three different District teens took a deep breath, unlocked their phones---and deleted their social media accounts. We...

Intermittent Fasting

It’s been around and popular for several years. Intermittent Fasting (IF) is a predetermined period of time that an individual purposely doesn’t eat food....

Turning 80 in the Pandemic

There’s so much to reflect on these days. As the dreaded-lurgy zooms on (pun intended) and seismic waves from the political earthquake erupt, everyone...

Testify On District COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

Ward 7 Councilmember Vincent C. Gray (D), the Chairperson of the DC Council Committee on Health announced Monday that he will hold a public...

DC Vaccine Info

Currently eligible to register for the COVID-19 vaccine, as of Monday, Feb. 1: Childcare workers (*new as of Jan. 29; will be contacted with...

How Some Schools Got Kids Back to the Classroom

In the spring, the COVID-19 pandemic shut down most of the nation’s schools, forcing most of the District’s students to continue learning virtually at...

Winter Walks Along Our River

If the level of COVID-19 and political anxieties make you feel like you need some quiet time, consider a relaxing walk along the Anacostia...

Support Services Make the Transition

When schools, childcare, and other child-related facilities closed suddenly a few weeks into the Covid-19 pandemic, parents were left scrambling to cover their children’s...

A Pandemic Year for Veterinarians

For everyone 2020 presented numerous challenges and even some opportunities. Daily routines were rapidly altered, creating a new reality. The practice of veterinary medicine...

UMC Offers Vaccine to Residents 65+

Appointments to get the COVID-19 vaccine from the District filled up only hours after the portal opened Monday morning.  But District residents aged 65...
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