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8:21 am on Tuesday April 24, 2012

Eating Out to Help Those with HIV/AIDS

Food and philanthropy are two things the people in the Lowcountry do well. On April 26, the second yearly Dining Out for Life event is combining these strengths to raise money for the Roper St. Francis (RSF) Ryan White Program — a federally funded...
6:31 am on Monday November 7, 2011

S.C. Hospitals not helping enough get funding slashed

Nutshell: Hospitals were given equal tax dollars to help pay for uninsured patients, but not all hospitals gave equal care.
3:51 pm on Thursday September 24, 2009

Among workers, nearly 1-in-5 uninsured in Charleston

Image by Flickr user rocknroll_guitar Image by 20090924-pills.jpg Recently released Census data indicates that nearly one-in-four South Carolinians between the ages of 18 and 65 is uninsured, and nearly one-in-five Charleston Country.
6:29 am on Wednesday July 1, 2009

Prescription discount cards help Charleston's uninsured

Image by Flickr user bluesmoonImage by 20090701-cvs.jpg Uninsured Charleston area residents will now be able to get 20 percent discounts on medicine if they pick up the new discount prescription drug cards sponsored by CVS Caremark. The discount...