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Dr. Larry Ferguson stands in the reception area of his dental practice

Saving Lives

September 23, 2021

Hollings launches a new prevention and awareness program to reduce prostate cancer deaths among Black men in South Carolina.

Prem Koonkhuntod gets her vial signs checked.

COVID In Pregnancy

September 22, 2021

When a pregnant Myrtle Beach woman got COVID, she feared the worst. More than a month later, her family has a harrowing story to tell – with a happy ending.

Two armed soldiers holding rifles and wearing helmets while standing behind an SUV

Heroic nurse

September 21, 2021

MUSC School of Nursing professor Angie Powers, DNP, was recently awarded the National Infantry Association Order of Saint Maurice – Legionnaire.

Victor Krupka, who used brain stimulation to help him quit smoking, stands with his food truck.

New Way To Quit

September 20, 2021

Food truck operator Victor Krupka smoked for 30-plus years. Could a new brain stimulation treatment finally help him quit?

Traffic light.

Plateau Ahead?

September 17, 2021

For first time in a while, six of seven COVID indicators for Tri-county go green. But are we headed for the kind of plateau seen elsewhere?

photo of Leslie Lenert on a bench in a garden

COVID Drug Trial

September 17, 2021

A clinical trial is enrolling people with mild COVID-19 to see if any of three existing drugs work against the disease.

Illustration of coronavirus with the words COVID-19 Delta.

100% Delta

September 16, 2021

The Delta variant showed up in every single COVID sample in latest sequencing run at MUSC. What does that mean for future?

a young man in a hospital gown stands with the help of a walker and two staffers

COVID Survivor

September 16, 2021

After seeing what his son went through in the hospital, a South Carolina father got his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Graph showing COVID-19 cases in Tri-county area going down after a weeks long surge.

Will It Last?

September 09, 2021

“My gut tells me we’re at the peak” in Tri-county, scientist says, but worries school infections have potential to turn that around.

Micrograph of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles isolated from a patient.

Breakthrough Infections

September 08, 2021

New MUSC Health data shows rate of COVID breakthrough infections slowly rising as doctor points to need for more info on booster shots.

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