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5:49 am on Monday December 27, 2010

Dataw Island man thanks those who saved him

Flickr user vernhart The story goes like this: A Dataw Island man in November had a heart attack and was rushed to the hospital by crews from the Lady's Island-St. Helena Fire District. The man survived, and if the story ended there it wouldn't seem...
4:02 pm on Monday June 15, 2009

New procedure induces hypothermia to save local man's life

Image by Flickr user bitzceltImage by 20090615-emergency.jpg A Mount Pleasant man who had a heart attack during the Cooper River Bridge Run this year was the first person treated with a new procedure that involves inducing hypothermia in a patient....