Nursing@Georgetown Blog

How to Support Nurses and Health Care Workers During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is putting additional stress on front-line nurses and health care workers, making it important for communities to support them.

Guide to Living Organ Donation

Considering the physical, psychological and financial effects of organ donation can help prospective living donors decide whether organ donation is right for them.

Answering Common Questions About Herd Immunity and Vaccination

As flu season begins and communities wait for a COVID-19 vaccine, what do people need to know about herd immunity and vaccinations?

How Is the Pandemic Changing Perinatal Health Care?

The pandemic has forced many aspects of health to change. How has perinatal health been affected, and what can be done to better support expectant mothers?

Emotional Healing After a Miscarriage: A Guide for Women, Partners, Family, and Friends

Miscarriage can be a painful experience with long-lasting effects on women’s emotional, mental, and physical health. How can they move toward healing?

How to Prepare for Childbirth: Choosing a Provider and Setting

Expectant mothers may choose from several kinds of perinatal providers and settings. Fully considering each can help ensure comfort and safety in childbirth.