Jerrel Floyd is an Alabama raised reporter who covers health & wellness for The Post and Courier.
"I thought I had lockjaw, turned out to be the mumps," the College of Charleston junior said.
Beginning on Jan 1. of next year, residents covered under Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC's network will have access to the Medical University of South Carolina's College of Dental Medicine.
Life expectancy in the U.S. has been on the decline.
Between Dec. 30 and Feb. 19 of 2020, people will have the opportunity to enter for a chance to win this new Lowcountry home as part of the 24th edition of the HGTV Dream Home.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported the first death of a person recently diagnosed with the vaping product use-associated lung injury (EVALI).
There are very few black midwives or nurse-midwives practicing anywhere in the state today.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that majority of the Southern states in the U.S. already are reporting high levels of flu-like activity.
“Although antibiotics save lives, they are not always the answer," said Dr. B Linda Bell, M.D., State Epidemiologist.