LMC’s new patient care tower is coming this month

The tower is the new home of the Mother/Baby unit. The hospital looks forward to being an important part of families’ special moments for years to come.

Another 43 lots of medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure recalled

Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging is voluntarily recalling 43 lots of medication used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. Do not stop taking the medication until you have a new treatment plan prepared by a doctor or pharmacist.

Prisma Health surgeon: New device for aortic valve repair is 'a game changer’

February is Heart Health month and doctors at Prisma Health are celebrating the success of a new tool to treat aortic valve disease. A cardiothoracic surgeon at the hospital is the first in the state to do it and he’s calling this device “a game changer.”

  Medical-legal partnerships working together to help families across South Carolina

The University of South Carolina’s Carolina Health Advocacy Medicolegal Partnership (CHAMPS) Clinic is made up of a team of graduate students and faculty from USC’s School of Law. They work with low-income clients to understand the medical system.

  Columbia runner becomes first African American female to complete 15 marathons, each, in under three hours

Columbia runner Shawanna White recently became the first African American female to complete 15 marathons in under three hours.

  Teen raises cancer funds that could now help save her own life

The teen never could have known the money she was raising for several weeks with other students, would end up helping to treat her.

  SCE&G to unveil new plan to rid Congaree River of nine acres of coal tar

SCE&G will unveil its newest plan to rid the river of pollution regulators said it caused a century ago at a public meeting on April 2.

When it comes to a stroke, you have to thing F-A-S-T

Lexington Medical Center is a Primary Stroke Center, awarded for excellence in stroke care.

Reminder: March is colon cancer awareness month

Colonoscopy can help prevent colon cancer. Generally speaking, screenings should begin at age 50.

  Have bad breath? You could be making it worse. Here’s how.

According to the Academy of General Dentistry, up to 80 million people suffer from halitosis, or chronic bad breath.

LMC’s new patient care tower is coming this month

Another 43 lots of medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure recalled

Prisma Health surgeon: New device for aortic valve repair is 'a game changer’

  Medical-legal partnerships working together to help families across South Carolina

  Columbia runner becomes first African American female to complete 15 marathons, each, in under three hours

  Teen raises cancer funds that could now help save her own life

  SCE&G to unveil new plan to rid Congaree River of nine acres of coal tar

When it comes to a stroke, you have to thing F-A-S-T

Reminder: March is colon cancer awareness month

  Have bad breath? You could be making it worse. Here’s how.

LMC’s new patient care tower is coming this month

Another 43 lots of medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure recalled

Prisma Health surgeon: New device for aortic valve repair is 'a game changer’

  Medical-legal partnerships working together to help families across South Carolina

  Columbia runner becomes first African American female to complete 15 marathons, each, in under three hours

  Teen raises cancer funds that could now help save her own life

  SCE&G to unveil new plan to rid Congaree River of nine acres of coal tar

When it comes to a stroke, you have to thing F-A-S-T

Reminder: March is colon cancer awareness month

  Have bad breath? You could be making it worse. Here’s how.

Second man seems to be free of AIDS virus after transplant

GRAPHIC: FDA warns against using ‘vampire plasma’ to reverse aging

  How do microplastics in our drinking water affect our health?

  Hemp is the newest cash crop and job market in South Carolina

  Take this pop quiz and put your heart into it

Scientists discover how to make immune cells better at killing cancer

Spain is the world’s healthiest country – the U.S. did not make the top 20

  Prisma Health to hold WellFest in March

  Composting 101: 3 things you need to know before you start

Chick-fil-A offering keto-friendly menu options

  Talk of the Town: How to attack a cold virus and WHAT in the world is SCOBY?

Do you suffer from migraines? The weather may not be helping

  The American Heart Association host 29th Annual Midlands Heart Ball

Therapy dog program brings love and support in Sumter middle school classroom

Man’s best friend is also a good partner to keep your overall health in check

Midlands residents need to know about the heart health

Welcome Lex Med’s newest heart surgeon

  18-year-old discovers heart condition, becomes Midlands spokeswoman for American Heart Association

  Doctors warn Allen Benedict Court residents of long-term effects from possible exposure to the ‘Quiet Killer’

  Do you have chronic sinus infections? If “yes,” you need to see this new procedure

  Sisters, cancer, genetic testing, and tough decisions

  ‘They’re heaven-sent nurses:’ NICU Mom thanks local nurses for Christmas miracle

  Link found between social media use and teenage girls with depression, new study shows

  Phillip Morris to phase out cigarettes to focus on ‘smoke-free’ products

Rhino 5K male enhancement pills recalled

What’s your blood pressure IQ? Take this quiz and ‘Just Say Know’

Congratulations to LMC’s Surgical Intensive Care for their latest honor

If you were born at Lexington Medical Center, here’s how you can be a part of a new project

  13 children dead from flu so far this season, CDC says

  Looking to shop hospital prices? There’s a new tool that makes it easy

Healthy, creative appetizers for your New Year’s Eve Party with Rosewood Market

Santa honors boy’s Christmas wish by bringing $1,200 for cancer research

  SC doctor loans childhood train collection to hospital for the holidays

  SC DHEC names Dr. Rick Toomey as agency’s new director

Doctors baffled after 11-year-old girl’s brain tumor disappears

Most drug overdoses involve fentanyl, CDC finds

  SC lawmakers proposing changes to the way mental health patients are transported

  Officials urge South Carolinians to get vaccines as flu season is underway, takes lives of 6 already this year

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