News Archive

July 2, 2020

As we recently moved into Phase 2 in Washington, DC with a certain loosening of restrictions, not only is it a time to enjoy a lunch or dinner at a favorite restaurant on an outdoor patio but also a time to focus on your health and reschedule or newly schedule medical care that you had to…

June 30, 2020

The GW Medical Faculty Associates, GW Hospital and George Washington University will be hosting a GW Blood Drive with The American Red Cross on July 23 and 24, 2020 at the GW Marvin Center Main Lobby.

Donating blood products is essential to community health and the need for blood products…

June 26, 2020

We now know from recent studies that many people with coronavirus don’t have any symptoms and that even those who eventually develop symptoms can transmit the virus to others before showing symptoms. That means the virus can spread between people who are close to each other when speaking,…

June 17, 2020

Dr. Adam Friedman, a professor of dermatology and the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, offers tips on how to moisturize dry hair. Read the full article.

June 4, 2020

Dr. Adam Friedman, a professor of dermatology and the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, comments on common acne treatments that he recommends to his patients. Read the full article.

May 13, 2020

Dr. Adam Friedman, a professor of dermatology a the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, says he’s seen an uptick in skin irritation — from inflammation with angry red rashes to tiny clusters of pimples around the nose and mouth — due to face coverings. Read the…

May 8, 2020

Dr. Adam Friedman, Department of Dermatology and professor of dermatology at George Washington University's School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., discusses the unique risks for men with psoriases. told TODAY. They're generally reserved for especially high-risk people who already see their…

May 4, 2020

Right now, only some patients can get preventive full-body exams, Dr. Adam Friedman, professor of dermatology at George Washington University's School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., told TODAY.

May 1, 2020

We soon will be re-entering “normality.” The COVID-19 surge and social distancing will pass. Someday soon all of us who have sheltered in place, stood 6 feet apart, gloved and masked will venture back into familiar spaces where there are people in close contact. What will a return to normality…

April 30, 2020

Dr. Adam Friedman, Department of Dermatology discusses the diagnosis and treatment of chronic hives. See full article here.