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Telemedicine devices will play an integral role in advancing health care in communities, Basil Harris, the deputy chief of emergency medicine at Lankenau Medical Center, said in an episode of Hill.TV's "Boundless" that aired Wednesday.

A newer method to replace faulty aortic heart valves removes the need to cut open the chest and crack some ribs to get to the heart. McLeod Cardiologist Fred Krainin, MD, describes the TransCarotid Aortic Valve Replacement.

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.

These are the most significant short- and long-term obstacles all practitioners need to watch.

REALTOR® associations help residents with emergency needs, but long-term solutions amid massive housing losses are elusive.

FLORENCE, S.C. — McLeod Hospice will celebrate its 33rd annual “A Light for Someone You Love” tree-lighting ceremony on Thursday.

Wear-and-tear or injury can lead to a bad shoulder and the need for treatment. McLeod Orthopedic Specialist Patrick Denton, MD, explains the treatment and possible shoulder joint replacement.

A cardiac catheterization no longer requires hours in a bed or an overnight hospital stay following the procedure. McLeod Cardiologist Fred Krainin, MD, explains how you can have your cardiac cath and go home the same day for dinner.

Designer Craig Ward’s hand-painted mural designs for Squarespace brings sharp-edged pixels to life.

Proper oral care is important for overall health. Dental issues can also provide clues to other health concerns. The Dental Resource Center can help you learn about oral care any time of day or night.
With the resource center, you can:
Find a dentist.
Get dental health tips and learn more about dental care.
Use interactive tools to assess dental health risks, watch dental treatment and procedure animations, and have a dentist answer dental health questions.

In about 150 spots in the body, small jelly-like sacs, called bursa, containing a small amount of fluid helps reduce friction between bones and soft tissues. If the sac becomes inflamed, tenderness and pain results in a situation called bursitis.

Most cancers originate in a specific part of the body, such as the lung, breast or brain. Leukemia is different in the sense that it is a cancer of the blood, as McLeod Oncologist James Smith, MD explains.

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Voice automation technologies such as Amazon’s Alexa, Google Assistant and many others have begun to increase in importance in the lives of Americans, but does that mean mortgage lenders should begin to utilize this technology? The short answer is yes, but there’s a catch.