Health

How the Coronavirus Pandemic Is Forcing Healthcare Providers to Reimagine the Way They Deliver Care

July 16, 2020 - Posted in Health by J. T. Hydrick
Healthcare providers are relying on telehealth to treat patients during the pandemic.

As the impact of the Coronavirus continues to evolve and expand, doctors and healthcare providers are continually being forced to reimagine the way they deliver care to their patients on a fundamental level. Providers are relying on live video appointments with patients,...

Keisha Hawes | Women Vision SC Podcast

July 13, 2020 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Keisha Hawes

Keisha Hawes was age 31 when she had a heart attack. She was a wife and mother, who was holding down several part-time jobs in the Charleston area to help to make ends meet. She has taken the experience of her heart attack as a way to “serve another purpose.” She said, “...

Helping Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Adjust to Changes during the Pandemic

July 7, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Laura Carpenter

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Laura Carpenter about helping children with autism spectrum disorder adjust to changes during the pandemic, including creating new routines for kids and tips to help parents. Dr. Carpenter is a Professor of Pediatrics in the College of...

Santosha And The Benefits Of Savasana

July 6, 2020 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Yoga instructor Stacey Millner-Collins with student

Savasana is essential to your well being. Don’t skip it even if you are in a hurry.

Why Is Yoga So Good For You?

June 29, 2020 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Host Stacey Millner-Collins

Here’s how you can experience the benefits of meditation in just sixty seconds.

Five things you should know about Telehealth

June 26, 2020 - Posted in Health by John Lewis
Five things to know about Telehealth in South Carolina

Telehealth isn’t a brand new concept. Some clinics and hospitals have used live video to connect to patients for several years. But during the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth has taken on a new significance. Below are five things you should know about telehealth in South...

One-Minute Meditation For Reducing Stress

June 22, 2020 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Host Stacey Millner-Collins demonstrates a meditation technique

Here’s how you can experience the benefits of meditation in just sixty seconds.

Alcohol Consumption during Stressful Times (Including the Pandemic)

June 16, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Joshua Smith

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Josh Smith about the increase in risk for developing an alcohol problem during stressful times, and tips for reducing alcohol consumption. Dr. Smith is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science and he is the Clinical...

Bridge Pose

June 15, 2020 - Posted in Health
Demonstration of bridge pose

Backbends open the heart, build courage and neutralize the effects of too much sitting.

The CARES Program during the Pandemic: Providing Health Outreach in Rural SC

June 9, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Anita Ramsetty

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Anita Ramsetty about the free medical care and health screening provided in rural SC during the pandemic through the CARES program. Dr. Ramsetty is an Assistant Professor based in Family Medicine at MUSC and Director of the CARES...

Downward Facing Dog

June 8, 2020 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Yoga instructor Stacey Millner-Collins with student doing downward facing dog

Downward Facing Dog is familiar, but refinement helps us enjoy its exhilarating benefits.

Helping Pregnant Women & New Moms with Mental Health Issues during the Pandemic

June 8, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Connie Guille

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Connie Guille about helping pregnant women and new moms manage mental health problems during the pandemic. Dr. Guille is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and OB/GYN, and she is the Director...

Upstate Company Awarded for Enhanced Learning Technology

June 5, 2020 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Phillip Bishop

Last year, our next guest’s company was highlighted on this program for their assistance in the progress being made at Clemson University’s Center for Automotive Research in Greenville, SC, in particular the student-run Deep Orange project. The company was then recognized...

Concussion partnership benefits athletes at Florence school

June 2, 2020 - Posted in Health by John Lewis
McLeod Health athletic trainer Joe Cauble runs concussion test through telehealth.

Thomas Woods doesn’t remember exactly what happened during Labor Day football practice, but he’ll try to piece it together. “I remember being on the ground,” Woods says, “and my coach asking me what was wrong, and trying to explain that my head was hurting.” Woods is a...

Deborah Blalock | Women Vision SC

June 1, 2020 - Posted in Health by Linda O'Bryon
Deborah Blalock

Deputy Director, Community Mental Health Services at S.C. Department of Mental Health “Follow your passion. Don't ever forget to take care of yourself. That's critically important. I think as women, we don't always do that very well.” That’s the advice of Deborah Blalock,...

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