Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prevention & Care
Erica Shenoy, MD, PhD, answers common questions on masking outside of health care settings, and discusses the best type of mask to wear while out and about in your community.
David Mischoulon, MD, PhD, psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital and director, Depression Clinical and Research Program, offers insights on SAD and how to stay well at home this winter.
Tips for Navigating COVID-19 in the Winter: Stay Vigilant. Stay Safe.
In this video, Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, former chief of the Infectious Diseases Division, addresses common questions about navigating COVID-19 during the winter months.
COVID-19 Vaccine: How safe are the vaccines?
With the announcement of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for COVID-19, Mass General Brigham's Paul Biddinger, MD, Medical Director, Emergency Preparedness, ensures the safety of the vaccines despite the quick production.
ips for Navigating COVID-19 in the Winter: Stay Vigilant. Stay Safe. In this video, Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, chief of Infectious Diseases, address
Handwashing often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds is key to preventing illness. But it can cause dry, cracked skin. Mathew Avram, MD, offers tips on keeping hands healthy and hydrated.
Tips for Navigating COVID-19 in the Winter: Stay Vigilant. Stay Safe. In this video, Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, chief of Infectious Diseases, addres
A wealth of virtual, home-accessible tools (apps, podcasts, videos, etc.) are now available to support mindfulness, relaxation and movement. Here, we list a selection of resources that offer substantial content for free or have made their content available to support coping during COVID-19.
Peter L. Slavin, MD
I prefer the term 'physical distancing.' It seems we need social connections now more than ever.
President, Massachusetts General Hospital
Wellness at Home
Raina McMahan and Windia Rodriquez, certified addictions recovery coaches, discuss some of the ways that the pandemic has put a strain on those struggling with substance use disorders.
Tips on how to engage with kids of all ages to help them maintain emotional stability during the crisis, followed by guidance on how to tailor conversations for kids at of different ages.
To help manage our emotional well-being, and that of our children, teens and young adults, we must do our best to take this one day at a time.
Mauricio Fava, MD, shares resources for people suffering from mental health conditions, including mindfulness, telepsychiatry and other recommendations.
John Winkelman, MD, PhD, specializes in research regarding various sleep disorders, including insomnia and restless legs syndrome. Below, he shares tips to improve your sleep.
Video: Our Safe Care Commitment
Learn more from Dr. Katrina Armstrong about Mass General's commitment to providing the best and safest care—whatever your health care needs may be.
FAQs for Cancer Center Patients
A COVID-19 (coronavirus) patient information bulletin and FAQs for Cancer Center patients.
COVID-19 During Pregnancy
Frequently asked questions for patients who are pregnant during the coronavirus pandemic.