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  • There will be no Town Hall meeting this week August 19, 2020

    Lifetime Internal Medicine is excited to announce our

    Virtual Town Hall


    Thursday, August 13th at 3:00pm


    What Matters Most to You?

    Planning for Future Health Decisions


    We will be discussing Advanced Care Planning with Dr. Denise Mohess, Medical Director and Section Chief of Geriatrics at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus.


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  • COVID-19 Resources for Patients July 27, 2020
  • Navigating Uncertain Times with Hope and Optimism July 7, 2020

    How to Adjust, Adapt and Embrace the New Normal

    As we emerge cautiously from the safety of home into a world that seems comfortingly familiar yet irrefutably altered, a swirl of conflicting emotions is certain to be triggered. Relief and thankfulness may mingle uneasily with fear, anxiety and uncertainty, making it difficult to ...

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  • Superfoods and Your Immune System July 7, 2020

    Food for Thought: Nourishing the Immune System

    As football coaches and nutritionists know, the best offense is a good defense. In the fight against COVID-19, the promise of boosting the immune system with specific ‘superfoods’ is ...

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  • Coronavirus Vaccine: Expert Says, ‘We Need Time to Get This Right’ July 1, 2020


    Expert Calls for Slow & Steady Approach in Vaccine Development

    While the race to develop a coronavirus vaccine may seem as if it’s being run in slow motion, with most experts predicting a 2021 ...

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  • Kombucha, Kimchi and More: Nutrition Spotlight May 1, 2020

    Nutrition Spotlight: Kombucha, Kimchi and More

    Nutrition Spotlight: Kombucha, Kimchi and More

    Researchers continue to examine the trillions of bacterial species residing in our gut microbiome to better understand their potential to help maintain ...

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  • COVID-19 UPDATE 3.8.20 March 9, 2020

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  • Coronavirus, COVID-19 Information March 2, 2020

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  • Impossible Burger & Beyond Meat: A Meaty Topic March 1, 2020

    A Very Meaty Topic:

    Plant based meats are a sizzling success

    Found everywhere from grocery freezers to fast food counters, Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat have brought the plant-based burger from fringe to mainstream with ...

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  • Heart Healthy Valentine’s Day Recipes February 20, 2020

    In celebration of American Heart Month, please enjoy these delicious heart-healthy recipes below:



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