Health in Alexandria, VA

Mobile Health Services March 2018 Screenings Schedule Leesburg, VA — Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services will be providing countywide blood pressure screenings at a variety of locations during the month of March. For further information call the Mobile Health hotline at 703-858-8818 or visit www.inova.org/mobilehealth. Saturday, March 3, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Loudoun Soccer College Showcase 2018 Loudoun Sports Park 19798 Sycolin Road, Leesburg…

Colder temps haven't completely left us. Here are tips to keep you and your family safe and warm during the chilly later-winter days.

Updated as of March 2, 2018, 1:15 p.m.: The National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington DC has issued a high wind warning in effect until 6 a.m. EST Saturday, March 3, 2018. As always, Inova hospitals and emergency care centers will be open 24/7. We will post any cancellations, closings or delays due to the storm. Stay safe! For Friday, March 2: Inova Mount Vernon Hospital's Emergency Department…

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