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Flu Shots Available for Primary Care Patients

Flu Shots Available at Mercy Community Locations

September 15, 2014

Mercy's Community Physician Sites in Lutherville, Overlea, Reisterstown, Glen Burnie and Downtown Baltimore are now offering flu shots.

Dr. Vadim Gushchin - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore

Thyroid Cancer More Prevalent Among Women?

September 8, 2014

While thyroid cancer is one of the most treatable, according to doctors, it's also the fastest growing cancers, especially among women.

Primary Care Physicians - Mercy Medical Center

Building Stronger Bones

August 25, 2014

While most women are diagnosed with osteoporosis after menopause, young women can do things to prevent it.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore

Gastric Cancer Difficult To Diagnose Early

August 18, 2014

While Americans rarely develop gastric cancer anymore, new immigrants from Asia, Eastern Europe and South America remain at high risk for the disease.

Gynecologic Oncology at Mercy

Mercy Receives Women’s Choice Award

August 13, 2014

Mercy Medical Center has received the Women’s Choice Award from WomenCertified® distinguishing it as one of the 2014 America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Experience, the third consecutive year Mercy has been so honored.

Up Do's for I Do's

Beauty Services For Chemotherapy Patients

August 12, 2014

Volunteer stylists from beauty studio “Up Do’s For I Do’s,” a professional wedding hair and makeup company servicing the mid-Atlantic region, recently visited Mercy’s Weinberg Outpatient Chemotherapy Unit to provide free hair and makeup services for interested Mercy chemotherapy patients.

Robotic Hysterectomy

Preserving Ovaries In Hysterectomy

August 11, 2014

According to Mercy gynecologic oncologist Dr. Teresa Diaz-Montes of The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy, the decision of whether or not to remove a woman's ovaries during a hysterectomy depends on a woman's age, risk factors and the reason for the procedure.

Mercy Bunting Center

Body Changes During Pregnancy

August 4, 2014

When women become pregnant their body goes through many changes. Some symptoms are familiar to women, like weight gain, nausea and vomiting, but there are other changes that can happen during pregnancy that women may not expect.

Dr. Michael Zimring, Director, Center for Wilderness and Travel Medicine at Mercy

Battling The Ebola Virus

July 31, 2014

Dr. Michael Zimring, Director of The Center for Wilderness and Travel Medicine at Mercy, specializes in preparing people to travel to developing countries around the world based on their medical history. 

Primary Care Physicians - Mercy Medical Center

Germier Than A Toilet Seat?

July 29, 2014

Tests of items ranging from the bottoms of ladies’ purses to an ATM keypad have found an abundance of germs, ranging from pseudomonas, staphylococcus aurous, salmonella, e-coli, even bacillus cereus, a bacterium that can cause symptoms akin to food poisoning.

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