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Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders is a term that describes the range of mental health conditions that mothers may experience from pregnancy through 1 year postpartum.  Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders includes Depression/Bipolar, Anxiety or Panic, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. This discussion will focus on postpartum depression. Postpartum mood changes a...

Dr. Hay Article for Maryland Medicine Journal

Dr. Hay recently wrote an article for Maryland Medicine Journal entitled A Doctor’s Standard Career Path – and the Path I Chose. Click here to read the full article.

The Washington Post: This doctor’s tool kit includes a remedy from the past: House calls

As a kid, I aspired to be a farmer, a priest, a writer, a professional basketball player, a trial attorney and rich — in no particular order. “So what did you end up becoming?” I can hear some bosses, current and past, asking me. It’s good to have goals. Goals keep you going in a […]

Tuberculosis Q&A- Know the Facts

Recently, I came across an interesting article about pediatric tuberculosis.  I believe that accurate health informaiton helps families stay healthy and thrive. The following is a brief review of tuberculosis, so that families can work with their health care provider to identify risk factors that need further investigation. What Causes Tuberculosis?  Tuberculosis(TB) is a disease […]