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What's Eating You?

What's Eating You?

It's a question commonly uttered by infatuated foodies at barbecues, potlucks and Thanksgiving dinners as a query into the contents of a dish. For those more health conscious, the question...

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...

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Charleston, South Carolina Physicians & Practices

The Pulse on Charleston Nurses

The Pulse on Charleston Nurses

We have partnered with the MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA COLLEGE OF NURSING to highlight some of the Lowcountry’s top nurses. HealthLinks Charleston wants to recognize nurses as the backbone of our medical community and...

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...

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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...”