US fares poorly on youth fitness
The US ranked 47th in a 50-country comparison of physical fitness levels among children ages 9 to 17, according to a study in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Data showed that countries with higher income inequality were more likely to have less physically fit youths, with Tanzania, Iceland, Estonia, Norway and Japan having the most fit children and Mexico having the least fit.
United Press International (9/22)
The Department of Health and Environmental Control is reporting boil water advisories for many areas in South Carolina. As of 9 a.m. on Oct. 10, 18 boil water advisories or notices have been reported to DHEC.
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We will start seeing patients at 1:00pm today, Monday 10/10/16.
Tuesday 10/11/16 we will be open normal business hours 8:00am -5:00pm
We appreciate your patience and hope everyone was able to stay safe during Hurricane Matthew.
On its website, the NPR (9/29, Stein) “Shots” blog reports that Thomas Frieden, MD, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is urging all Americans to obtain a flu shot as soon as possible. Frieden told reporters, “Flu is serious. Flu is unpredictable.” Dr. Frieden is particularly concerned about a recent decline in the number of elderly people getting vaccinated.
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Hours of Operations & Closing Schedule
Due to Hurricane Matthew
We will stay open until all scheduled patients have been taken care of
Open normal business hours, 8:00 – 5:00
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