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Live Longer, Stay Active

Live Longer, Stay Active

An active lifestyle is one of the pillars of good health, so it should come as no surprise that as we age, exercise remains one of the most important aspects of our life. But staying active....

Varicose Veins "Pressure" the Active Lifestyle

Varicose Veins "Pressure" the Active Lifestyle

Venous reflux disease, otherwise known as varicose veins, affects up to 35 percent of people in the United States, according to the Society of Vascular Surgery. Many women and men...

Essential Supplements to Keep You Healthy

Essential Supplements to Keep You Healthy

Good nutrition is the basis of any healthy lifestyle. Our bodies need the right balance of vitamins and minerals to stay in good working order. But how can we maintain that...

Lowcountry Experts Weigh in on Consussions

Lowcountry Experts Weigh in on Consussions

Concussions could be spelling the end for popular sports as parents and players become more aware of their dangers. In the realm of sports lore, there are many signs of a true competitor...

Finding Ways to Ease the Pain

Finding Ways to Ease the Pain

One in every three Americans is plagued by chronic pain, which is commonly defined as a pain that has persisted for six months or more. It can come in the form of back aches, headaches...

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Charleston, South Carolina Physicians & Practices

Don't Let Allergies or Asthma Stop You!

Don't Let Allergies or Asthma Stop You!

Gazing out your window, you see the beauty of the spring – the flowers are in bloom, the trees are full and you can almost hear the light buzzing of bees pollinating your flourishing plants. Spring represents new beginnings and the return of weather that...

PRP Therapy Merges Beauty with Medicine

PRP Therapy Merges Beauty with Medicine

Dr. Anita Dormer is a physician with a mission. She is determined to find the most effective and safest treatments for her patients to look and feel good about themselves. It is this mission that brought her to Mount Pleasant to...

Palmetto Women's Health: Regain That Spark

Palmetto Women's Health: Regain That Spark

Being a woman is complicated. From hormones to pregnancy to weight loss, our bodies are always a work in progress. Helping women through various stages of life is a mission for Dr. Loren Frankel of Palmetto Women’s Health...

The Alternative to a Hospital Delivery

The Alternative to a Hospital Delivery

Prenatal care and childbirth plans could be one of the biggest decisions a newly pregnant mother will make. The Charleston area has a myriad of OB-GYN choices and many hospitals with outstanding birth units. But what if...

Plantation Pharmacy: A Compounding Specialty

Plantation Pharmacy: A Compounding Specialty

Walking into Plantation Pharmacy is a refreshing change of pace, but while the nostalgia of a traditional pharmacy – complete with lunch counter, soda fountain, vintage toys and small gifts – takes you back to the good old days...

Draisin Vision Group: A Leader in Eye Care

Draisin Vision Group: A Leader in Eye Care

It’s axiomatic that if you find yourself having trouble deciphering street signs as you cruise by at 50 mph or if you have to squint to read the daily newspaper, you visit the eye doctor’s office. There, you explain your problem...

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Charleston, South Carolina Local Hospitals

Medical University of South Carolina Hospital

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One of the first medical schools in the United States was built in 1824 in Charleston, South Carolina. The Medical University Of South Carolina (MUSC) was a private medical college that was and remains today as not only an excellent healthcare facility...

East Cooper Medical Center, Mt Pleasant, SC

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We provide a number of services including 24-hour emergency care, women's and children's services, diagnostic imaging and interventional services, orthopedics, sports medicine, pain care, adult and pediatric rehabilitation services...

Roper St. Francis Mt Pleasant

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Roper St. Francis Mount Pleasant Hospital was built with the local community in mind. In operation since November 2010, the 85-bed hospital is located just off Highway 17 North near Wando High School. “We are truly a community-centered...”