CDC Updates COVID-19 Statistics Daily

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have created a webpage for tracking the reports of COVID-19 across the country. The page includes surveillance information, a map of reports by state and other important data.  View the latest statistics...

2019 Annual Report of the South Carolina Alzheimer’s Disease Registry

The South Carolina Alzheimer’s Disease Registry, Office for the Study of Aging has released its 2019 Annual Report of the South Carolina Alzheimer’s Disease Registry. The report highlights Alzheimer’s disease as a growing concern for our state. This disease is...
The State of Mental Health in America 2020

The State of Mental Health in America 2020

Mental Health America (MHA) released its 2020 State of Mental Health in America state rankings that factor in the prevalence of mental illness and rates of access to care. South Carolina now ranks 44th in the country with improvement in its Access to Care ranking,...
1 in 3 SC residents suffer from obesity, study shows.

1 in 3 SC residents suffer from obesity, study shows.

Trust for America’s Health, a national health non-profit, published its annual obesity report this month and found that the national adult obesity rate was 30.9 percent. South Carolina’s was 34.3 percent. The report, referred to as the State of Obesity: Better...