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A kid smiling as a health care worker administers a shot

Q&A 16

November 30, 2021

Travel restrictions, kids’ shots and other things you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Cancer Summit

November 30, 2021

A Hollings researcher attended the first U.K.-U.S. scientific summit with more than 60 other leading cancer research experts.

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Testing for Omicron

November 30, 2021

The molecular pathology lab at the Medical University of South Carolina is sequencing local COVID cases to see if any involve the new Omicron variant.

The discovery of the Omicron variant was announced just last week in South Africa. Since then, it has cropped up in other countries.

Omicron Variant

November 29, 2021

“There's no question that it's scary because of the genetics and the shape of the virus,” scientist says of Omicron. But don't panic, he advises.

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November 23, 2021

MUSC is increasing its focus on providing culturally competent care to the LGBTQ community as well as looking inward, as an employer of LGBTQ people.

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Pandemic Thanksgiving

November 23, 2021

During second Thanksgiving of pandemic, health chief says there’s a lot to be thankful for in fight against COVID.

Dr. Evan Graboyes stands in front of Wellin Head and Neck Clinic sign

Medicaid Expansion

November 22, 2021

A new study estimates that over 5,000 cancer deaths were prevented in early Medicaid expansion states during the study period.

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Giving Tuesday

November 19, 2021

State funds make up less than 4% of MUSC’s annual budget. That’s why Giving Tuesday is so important to MUSC.

Pandora DeJong age 10 closes her eyes while getting COVID vaccine.

COVID Clinic

November 17, 2021

Families line up at Charleston County elementary school to get 5- to 11-year-olds vaccinated against COVID through partnership with MUSC Health.

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Violence Prevention

November 17, 2021

As firearm injuries have skyrocketed, MUSC has launched a violence intervention program aimed at reducing revictimization and improving outcomes.

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