TIPS TO SPRING CLEAN YOUR DIET

Spring is a great time to adopt some new habits and set yourself on the path to a long and healthy life! Here are some simple suggestions from two of Mary’s Center’s dietiti...

5 FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CHILD VACCINATIONS

Millions of parents immunize their children each year, but others still have doubts, because of misinformation and misconceptions. It is very important for you to know the truth about vaccines. Your child’s life depends on...

TRANSGENDER SERVICES AT MARY’S CENTER: SUPPORTING YOU ON YOUR HEALTH JOURNEY

From a small basement clinic offering prenatal care in the Adams Morgan neighborhood of DC in 1988, Mary’s Center has grown into an all-encompassing community health center offering medical, dental, behavioral health, educ...

FROM STIGMA TO STRENGTH: HIV WELLNESS & THE MARY’S CENTER SOCIAL CHANGE MODEL

On World AIDS Day, we invite you to read this blog by Ben Siegelman of our Health Promotion team on how Mary’s Center is making a difference.

Pediatrician Dr. Maria Marquez is passionate about children’s oral health. In this blog, Dr. Marquez, who is also the Medical Director of Mary’s Center’s new site in Fort Totten, Washington, DC, dispels some myths about de...

NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS: 7 THINGS YOU CAN DO TO HELP OUR VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES

In recent weeks,  Mary’s Center  has heard from so many of you expressing concern for the communities we serve and wanting to help our participants as they face uncertainty during these trying times due to recent...

SAY STOP TO BULLYING!

Twenty-two percent of US students say they have been bullied, according to the National Center for Educational Statistics1. We asked Mary’s Center School-Based Mental Health therapist ...

GETTING THE MOST OUR OF YOUR DOCTOR’S VISIT

Doctor’s visits are much shorter than they used to be many years ago. As a patient, you have to be prepared in order to make the most of your visit and leave the doctor’s office with all your questions answered. Here are a...