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A patient receives the COVID-19 vaccine from a medical professional at a Roper St. Francis Healthcare clinic.

SC Lede: Fat Tuesday — Let The Good Times Roll

This edition of the South Carolina Lede for February 16, 2021, features: a look at the latest COVID-19 numbers and vaccination efforts across the state; a discussion of the importance of Black history...
Cars line up outside of the Gamecock Park Prisma Health vaccination site in February 2021.

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Double Your Mask, Double Your Fun

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for February 13, 2021 features: an update from State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman on vaccination plans for teachers; a recap of all of the...
A graph from SCDHEC shows the age and race of those who have died from COVID-19 in South Carolina as of February 3, 2021.

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Early Bird Vaccine Special

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for February 9, 2021, features: a look at the ongoing debate over vaccinating teachers vs. older South Carolinians; an update on the state's economic recovery...
Dr. Michael Schmidt

Understanding Messenger RNA COVID-19 Vaccines

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Michael Schmidt about the Messenger RNA COVID-19 vaccines (mRNA); how they work and provide protection. Dr. Schmidt is a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology...

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Questions about COVID-19?

If you're experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, MUSC Health encourages you to do a free virtual visit and use the promo code "COVID19." 

If you're concerned about your health or are showing symptoms such as fever, cough or shortness of breath, please call your personal doctor or healthcare provider.

For general questions about COVID-19, the DHEC Care Line is here to help. Call 1-855-472-3432. Staff are answering calls from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week.