The Leapfrog Group published its biannual Hospital Safety Scores, evaluating South Carolina hospitals on errors, accidents, injuries and infections that collectively are the third leading cause of death in the United States., and 14 As were scored.
Pelion Elementary School confirmed cases of Shigellosis among students but denied an outbreak at the Lexington County, SC school. The infection can cause diarrhea, vomiting and lasts 5-7 days, forcing extra cleaning via DHEC.
Pericarditis is a heart condition that doctors say can be difficult to diagnose, often hard to treat and very challenging for many of the people who suffer from it. The key to recovery is getting the right treatment and getting it quickly.
More than 300 thousand people suffer cardiac arrest each year. Doing CPR properly can save someone’s life in these situations, but according to a recent Cleveland Clinic survey, only half of Americans say they know how to perform bystander CPR.
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Talking about sex may not be a regular part of your doctor-patient relationship, but it should be. This can be especially true for adolescents and young adults who are disproportionately impacted by sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Nearly hal
SOS Health Care recently came under contract to purchase 10.88 acres of land on Medlen Parkway in Conway, where it plans to build Oak Tree Farm, a 28 single-family home community that will be available to adults with autism who are looking to move out of their parents’ or caregivers’ homes.