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Teething Pains: What Parents Should Know

Teething Pains: What Parents Should Know

Every new parent is excited to see the first tooth erupt. There is nothing cuter than a baby’s toothy grin revealing those two bottom teeth. Teething can be accompanied by fussiness and...

A Closer Look at ADHD

A Closer Look at ADHD

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder have greater than usual difficulty with attention, hyperactivity, impulsivity and behavioral problems. According to the National Center...

Understanding Picky Eaters

Understanding Picky Eaters

Many parents are all too aware of the following nightmare: you prepare a delicious, well-balanced meal, only to have your child refuse to eat any of it. While having a picky eater is sometimes deemed...

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Charleston, South Carolina Physicians & Practices

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...

Agape Hospice: Going Above and Beyond

Agape Hospice: Going Above and Beyond

All too often, I hear families say they wished they had hospice care sooner. For someone diagnosed with a terminal illness or the relatives and caregivers of that patient, finding the right hospice program is something that can make those final...

The Dangers of Noise Damage

Dangers of Noise Damage: Man covering his ears to protect against loud noise

America is a loud place. Many people spend their days working in noisy environments and then spend their nights at noisy bars or clubs. Too much racket is hard on our bodies. It can take its toll.Audiologist Joe Gillespie of...

Hands of Hope: A Quality of Life Focus

Hands of Hope: A Quality of Life Focus

Sheri Stewart, the director for Hands of Hope Pediatric Comfort and Palliative Care, headquartered in Spartanburg, said that many people question her when she tells them what she does for a living. “People tell me all the time...

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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...”