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A person’s heart has four valves. Two of them do the most work. The mitral valve pumps blood between the heart’s two left chambers. The aortic valve controls blood flowing from your heart into the body’s main blood vessel.

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Bulky machines sit in a darkened room. A bed stretches into the inside of the machine. It may buzz or hum. These machines that direct radiation into cancer are one of the most effective ways to kill, control or shrink tumors.

NASCAR's Scott Miller tells SiriusXM NASCAR Radio that series officials are looking at regulating when teams can use a windshield wiper blade at road course events.

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina's Retail Centers provide consumers, shoppers, and buyers with healthcare products and knowledge that fulfill their wants and needs at the right place and the right time.

Chemobrain, is a common side effect of chemotherapy for cancer patients, even if it’s not for brain cancer for which they’re being treated.

Refresh your vocabulary before your kids head back to school. How many of these Generation Z words do you know? We put our staff to the test!

“A number of studies have shown the increased risk from high heels of developing Osteoarthritis in your knees,” says McLeod Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Eric Heimberger. “The knee joint deteriorates, possibly leading to total joint replacement.”

Incoming state and local association leaders were introduced to 2019 NAR President John Smaby, who helped to outline NAR’s most important goals over the next year.

A number of studies confirm the effect of weight loss on incontinence. In one study, women who lost an average of 17 pounds, realized a 47% reduction in episodes of incontinence.

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Small rugs placed around the house. Uneven steps. No handrails on the stairs. Add to these ingredients a female over age 65 and you have the formula for a fractured hip.

This is not an easy topic. The opioid crisis has ravaged the country and touched all corners of South Carolina. National data indicate that South Carolina has one of the

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It’s a case of good news, bad news, good news. We are all living longer. That’s good. But because we get to grow older, more of us are experiencing cancer. That’s bad. However, the latest good news is improvements in cancer treatment are continually being unveiled.

Surgical procedures can dramatically reduce your chances of suffering a stroke. McLeod Vascular Surgeon Joshua Sibille, MD, explains how he diagnoses pre-stroke conditions and the vascular procedures used to avoid an approaching stroke.

Head and neck cancers are some of the most frequent cancers we treat in this region. Learn the symptoms and how new developments in Radiation Therapy technology improve patient quality of life.

The birth of your child brings many wonderful, fulfilling emotional and physical feelings. On the other hand, pregnancy and the aftermath of the birthing process can leave many women with an incontinence problem.

George Foard and his daughter, Evelyn, Live Fearless by singing Take Me out to the Ballgame at a recent Columbia Fireflies game.

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Multiple myeloma is the second most common form of blood cancer. It occurs when plasma cells in a person’s bone marrow react abnormally. It can even result in DNA changes in your bone marrow. Yet, it can be treated, says McLeod Oncologist James Smith, MD.

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When you or a loved one is sick or injured, you want care as quickly as possible. Your first instinct may be to go to the emergency room, but if it isn’t a true emergency, there is a better option. You can save time and money by going to an urgent care facility instead of the emergency room. Emergency room visits can cost thousands of dollars, but, depending on your insurance, you can go to an urgent care facility…