The Medical University of South Carolina has been ranked the best hospital in South Carolina and among the best in the country for cancer, eye, ear, nose and throat, orthopedics, several pediatric services and more.
Researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina released a study that could pave the way for future research into preventing cocaine and opioid relapses, while also potentially helping research into Parkinson’s disease.
Doctors are seeing outbreaks of hand, foot and mouth disease in certain states. South Carolina is being affected by the contagious virus. Children are most at risk for the disease. The disease is common, treatable, and preventable.
Statistics show one in four University of South Carolina students have been so stressed, it has negatively affected their grades. To fight this, the university offers students, faculty and staff mindfulness and meditation courses.
The University of South Carolina is requiring all full-time undergraduates, graduate and international students to have health insurance. They can either buy health care from the university at a reduced rate or buy their own.
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