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New Summerville Medical Center Pediatric Emergency Department Set to Open

New Summerville Medical Center Pediatric Emergency Department Set to Open

On Friday November 1, Summerville Medical Center (SMC) will hold a ribbon cutting for their new Pediatric Emergency Department. The 4,000-square-foot addition is set to officially open in November and will provide 24/7 emergency care for children up to 17 …

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Fertility Basics: Five Facts to Remember When Planning a Pregnancy

Fertility Basics: Five Facts to Remember When Planning a Pregnancy

There are some simple things you can do to boost your odds of conceiving and having a healthy baby. If you're ready to expand your family, there are a few fertility facts to keep in mind. Likewise, there are some things you …

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Diet vs. Exercise: Which is Most Effective for Weight Loss?

Diet vs. Exercise: Which is Most Effective for Weight Loss?

Knowing a few important facts about diet and exercise can make losing weight and keeping it off easier. Are you fighting the battle of the bulge and wondering if you are better off hitting the gym or giving your fridge …

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What to Know Before You Have Heart Surgery

What to Know Before You Have Heart Surgery

The more you know going into your procedure, the better prepared you'll be for a successful  outcome. Has your doctor determined that the best course of treatment for your heart problems is surgery? If so, knowing the following things can …

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Breastfeeding Tips for Full-time Moms

Breastfeeding Tips for Full-time Moms

Knowing a few secrets can make breastfeeding simpler for full-time working moms. The benefits of breastfeeding range from helping your baby stay healthy to helping parents save money. However, if you're juggling caring for your child with working full-time, nursing can be …

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What to Know about Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

What to Know about Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Discover therapy that involves using pure oxygen and increased air pressure to help promote healing. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy—it may sound like a futuristic technology, but in reality it's used everyday to help people heal faster and better. Here's what to …

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Important Emergency Resources to Remember

Important Emergency Resources to Remember

Post this handy list of emergency resources in an easily accessible place in your home. In the midst of an emergency is not when you want to be searching for available resources and appropriate phone numbers. Prepare ahead by keeping …

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Treatment Options for Fibroids

Treatment Options for Fibroids

The right treatment for fibroids can alleviate symptoms ranging from pain to abdominal pressure. While they're not uncommon, uterine fibroids can sometimes be worrisome. If fibroids are causing pain, unusual bleeding, abdominal pressure and other problematic symptoms, treatment may be …

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Five Things to Know about Jaundice

Five Things to Know about Jaundice

Know a few facts about jaundice and you'll better be able to tell if you have reason to worry. Many people know that jaundice is a condition that causes skin and the whites of the eyes to yellow, but fewer …

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Staying Safe on Vacation

Staying Safe on Vacation

Compromising your safety can spoil an otherwise spectacular vacation. Counting down the days until you leave on vacation? While you do, take note of a few ways in which you can make sure you stay safe while away from home. …

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