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Charleston Mandates COVID-19 Vaccine for City Employees

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The city of Charleston, South Carolina will now require employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Mayor John Tecklenberg announced Friday that all workers in the state's...
Monoclonal antibody infusion has been around for a long time, typically helping patients in treatments for cancers and other illnesses. But it's proving an effective lifesaver in the fight against COVID-19.

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy Is Keeping Some South Carolina ERs From Drowning In COVID Deaths

Back in March, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) released a statement about how monoclonal antibody treatments could help reduce the number of people entering...
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SC Supreme Court Mulls School Mask Mandate Lawsuits

The South Carolina Supreme Court heard arguments Tuesday in two challenges to a state rule limiting the ability of school districts to require masks for students and educators. South Carolina...

No Rest for the Weary Frontline

August 31, 2021 — We look at the latest on lawsuits against mask mandates in the state as well as a civil rights investigation by the US Department of Education on the matter. Also in this episode...

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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.