Category Archives: Health

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Michael S. Comer, MD

Physician Will Practice at Lexington Family Practice West Columbia West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Michael S. Comer, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Comer will practice at Lexington Family Practice West Columbia, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. Dr. Comer graduated cum laude from the University of…
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Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Donald M. Millus, MD

Physician Will Practice at Sandhills Family Medicine West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Donald M. Millus, MD, to its network of care. Dr. Millus will practice at Sandhills Family Medicine, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice located in Lexington. A cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina Honors…
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Palmetto Health September Calendar of Events

Sept. 8: Infant Mortality Awareness Walk in Sumter In recognition of September as Infant Mortality Awareness Month, Palmetto Health Tuomey will host an Infant Mortality Awareness Walk Saturday, Sept. 8, 9 a.m.-noon, at Palmetto Health Tuomey, Classroom One, 129 N. Washington St., Sumter. This event recognizes infants who are celebrating their first birthday and remembering…
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Palmetto Health Richland Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program receives certification by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Palmetto Health Richland has been recognized for its commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care. The hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, which serves patients with all types of lung disease, has received its certification from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Palmetto Health Richland’s Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program also…
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Lourie Center Celebrates National Senior Center Month

Each September the Lourie Center, along with other National Institute of Senior Centers (NISC) members, celebrates National Senior Center Month. The 2018 theme is Senior Centers: Building Momentum. Innovative programs such as those offered at such as the Lourie Center can change the perception of aging and create important community resources for aging expertise. The…
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Association of Black Cardiologists names F. Roosevelt Gilliam, III, M.D., Palmetto Heart cardiologist, as its Chief of Science

F. Roosevelt Gilliam, III, M.D., a cardiologist with Palmetto Heart, a Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group practice, has been recognized by the Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) as its Chief Science Officer (CSO). Gilliam, an ABC life member, served as the organization’s board chair from 2000-2002. As CSO, Gilliam will lead all development and implementation of…
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NIH’s All of Us Journey Comes to Eau Claire Cooperative Health Center

This week, Eau Claire Cooperative Health Center will host the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Journey, a traveling, hands-on exhibit to raise awareness about the All of Us Research Program—an ambitious effort to gather data from 1 million or more people living in the United States to accelerate research and improve health. Columbia,…
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The Joint Chiropractic Pops New Columbia Clinic into Place

COLUMBIA, S.C.– The days of dealing with chronic back pain, neck pain and migraines will soon be a thing of the past for Columbia. The Joint Corp. (NASDAQ:JYNT), the leading chiropractic franchise in the United States, announced that it will open its fourth chiropractic office in Columbia on August 30. Conveniently located at 961 Roberts…
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