Category Archives: Health

Report ranks South Carolina 30th in protecting kids from tobacco

WASHINGTON -- South Carolina ranks 30th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released by a coalition of public health organizations. South Carolina is spending $5 million this year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs, which is just 9.8 percent of the $51.0 million recommended…
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Lexington Medical Center welcomes Dr. Adam M. Lazzarini

West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Adam M. Lazzarini, MD, FAAOS, to its network of care. Dr. Lazzarini will practice at Southeastern Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice on the hospital campus in West Columbia. With more than 10 years of orthopaedic surgery experience, Dr. Lazzarini…
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Daybreak names Brennan Aschleman new executive director

[Columbia, SC] – Daybreak Pregnancy Center is pleased to announce the hiring of Brennan Aschleman as its new Executive Director. “We are extremely happy to have someone with Brennan’s background and experience to lead our organization,” said Eddie Benton, chairperson of the Daybreak Board of Directors.  “He has a passion for excellence and an uncompromising…
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Providence Health appoints new board of trustees

COLUMBIA, SC – Providence Health recently appointed a new Board of Trustees. Susie H. VanHuss, PhD will serve as the chairperson of the board and Thomas “Neil” McLean, Jr. will serve as vice chairperson. The Providence Health Board of Trustees includes the following individuals: Susie H. VanHuss, PhD – Chair, Board of Trustees Thomas Neil…
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