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6:14 am on Thursday October 20, 2011

New healthcare option on the Grand Strand, MinuteClinics open

photo by flickr user Chapendra Two CVS pharmacy locations in the Grand Strand will now house MinuteClinics, where nurse practitioners will be available seven days a week to see sick patients, monitor chronic health issues, and give vaccinations. The...
6:03 am on Monday October 17, 2011

Love Your Body Day is October 19th and CCU will celebrate

photo by flickr member unclefuz Coastal Carolina University will sponsor Love Your Body Day on Wednesday, October 19th on the Lib Jackson Student Center Deck from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at CCU to raise awareness of body image and health issues. The...
5:00 am on Monday September 12, 2011

Prostate screenings and free seminar at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center

photo by flickr member hang_in_there It was tempting to title this article "Free Beer" just to get the proper attention it deserves by the target demographic, but I believe in truth in journalism, so here it goes.  September is Prostate Cancer...
7:55 am on Monday September 5, 2011

New Conway recreation center now open

Flickr user sashamd The new 60,000 square foot Conway Recreation Center officially opened this past Thursday, September 1, 2011.  The new center, located at 1515 Mill Pond Road, is home to weight and cardio rooms, two high school regulation...
11:11 am on Wednesday January 12, 2011

Are Some Breeds Too Dangerous for Charleston?

100 This Year's Love" alt=" " src="" /> A dog’s appearance or breed is NOT an indication of potential problems. Those assumptions are...
7:36 am on Thursday September 9, 2010

Charleston County schools testing out new health and wellness program

Image by Flickr user Axel BührmannThe Charleston County school district has partnered with Charleston County Medical Society doctors and other medical experts to gain knowledge and influence students to be active and eat healthy. The new health and...