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Spend Less on MRI's and CT Scans

Why is shopping around for outpatient radiology important? High-deductible health care plans make it necessary for patients to shop the best possible value. Patients are now responsible for more upfront, out-of-pocket costs. Therefore, patients are now becoming... Continue Reading

Stepping Up Oral Health During Pregnancy

Take Care of Your Teeth While Pregnant

Pregnancy-related gingivitis and periodontitis plague a notable percentage of pregnant women, according to Dr. Dorothy Baker at Summerville Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics. "Chronic inflammation can destroy tissue and cause extreme pain, heavy bleeding and even..." Continue Reading

CT Scans - Early Screenings Can Help Beat Cancer

CT Scans to Beat Lung Cancer

"Do you smoke?" is a common question asked of those faced with the diagnosis of lung cancer. Yet, surprising to most, smoking isn't a necessary prerequisite for developing this awful disease. In fact, while statistics attribute 85 to 90 percent of lung cancer deaths to... Continue Reading

Are you looking for the best assisted living community for your loved one? Look no fiurther than Ashley Landing. Located in North Charleston

Ashley Landing Encourages Independence

If you seek the best assisted living community for your loved one, look no further than Ashley Landing. Located in North Charleston, this full-service community combines the comforts of home with daily conveniences and medical services that meet the needs of all... Continue Reading

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Game-Changer for Men with GAINSWave

Located in Mount Pleasant, the Charleston Men's Clinic specializes exclusively in men's sexual health, including problems with erectile dysfunction, Low-T, premature ejaculation and Peyronie's disease. The clinic has been praised for the expertise and skill of... Continue Reading

A Senior couple with a care provider.

Daniel Pointe Stresses the Need to Plan Ahead

Choosing the right people to help care for loved ones or the right place to retire can be a daunting task and one that many more people are faced with as they live longer. While there are a variety of retirement living options around Charleston, one community has been... Continue Reading

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Hearing Aids Have Come a Long Way

Thankfully, incredible advances in audiology and technology allow the 30 million people affected with hearing loss to remain engaged with others, without the stigma that was formerly attached to hearing aids. Today's hearing aids are so small they're barely... Continue Reading

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