Category Archives: Health

Hundreds expected to ‘Strike Out Stroke’ at RiverDogs game Thursday

What: Hundreds of supporters are expected to attend “Strike Out Stroke,” a Charleston RiversDogs game aimed at increasing awareness about stroke. Medical professionals from the Medical University of South Carolina Comprehensive Stroke Center who will be on hand to conduct stroke risk assessments and the American Heart Association will provide literature about stroke to people attending…
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MEDcare Urgent Care Supports SC Schools with the 2015 Sports Physical Challenge

SOUTH CAROLINA (Tuesday, June 2, 2015) – MEDcare Urgent Care, South Carolina’s largest, privately-owned urgent care provider, encourages schools from around the state to participate in the 2015 Sports Physical Challenge. This is the 4th year for the Challenge, runs through August 31, 2015, and rewards schools across the state with a $5 donation for…
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Palliative care forum will explore removing barriers for cancer patients

CHARLESTON, S.C.— May 29, 2015 —The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host the Quality of Life: Removing the Barriers of Care educational forum on June 10th from 3 to 5 pm at Roper St. Francis Cancer Center.  The event will bring together health care workers, patients and lawmakers to discuss the…
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