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HEALTH FOCUS: Fostering new ways to educate the next generation of health care providers

Dr. Ja'Pel Sumpter's mother, who gave birth to Sumpter as a teenager, encouraged her daughter to aim high while [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Local AME pastor helps MUSC put patients first

Helen Adams / MUSC Office of Communication and Marketing Mary Holmes Singleton (Photos by Helen Adams) Rev. Mary [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: MUSC finding new ways to promote healthy communities

Dawn Brazell / MUSC Office of Communication and Marketing Sometimes it’s a knock on the door that can make all [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: MUSC embraces diversity and inclusion

Heather Woolwine / MUSC Office of Communication and Marketing What does it mean to really embrace the concepts of diversity [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Greenville Health System honors a trailblazer

By Dr. Scott Porter Fifty-five years ago, Dr. Levi S. Kirkland Sr. came to Greenville to practice as our county’s [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Managing chronic conditions with good mental health presented by Greenville Health System

By Leon Buffaloe, M.D. Greenville Health System recently hosted its 10th annual Minority Health Summit while focusing on two important [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Time for Action! Presented by Greenville Health System

By: Melinda Gillispie, RN, BSN, MSN Too often we feel that the African American community and our state are lagging behind. [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Get in Shape This Spring presented by Roper St. Francis

The days are getting longer, and warmer, and you’re probably getting a touch of spring fever. You’re eager to get [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Orbera – Balloons for Weight Loss presented by Roper St. Francis

According to the latest National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, more than two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese—a troubling [...]

HEALTH FOCUS: Who Gets Kidney Stones? You Might Be Surprised… presented by Roper St. Francis

Middle-aged white men get kidney stones, right? Well, yes, but increasingly, the often excruciatingly painful condition is becoming much more [...]