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October 03, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. Virginia McClain

This week we want to recognize Dr. Virginia McClain, one of our Columbia area Providers! Dr. McClain has always known that

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October 02, 2019

Does Flu Season Start in October?

It’s hard to believe it’s October! The fall season brings cooler weather, changing leaves, and unfortunately, the flu. You might

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September 26, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. James Koon

Hey MEDcare! This week we would like to recognize Dr. James Koon as our Provider of the Week! Dr. Koon

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September 25, 2019

Can Elderberry Syrup Replace The Flu Vaccine?

The short answer is “no,” there are no substitutes for getting your annual flu shot. The long answer is “BUT,

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August 29, 2019

Provider of the Week – Jaime Stuewer, NP

Hey MEDcare! It's time to recognize one of our wonderful providers! This week we are featuring Jaime Stuewer, one of

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August 28, 2019

But There Isn’t A Gym Where I’m Going

The struggle is REAL y’all. But do you really have to gain 5 pounds while on vacation because your destination

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August 22, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. Thomas Sunshine

This week's Provider of the Week is Dr. Thomas Sunshine!   Dr. Sunshine is a patient favorite at MEDcare and he consistently

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August 21, 2019

Healthy Treats for Your Summer Fun!

Does the thought of an orange-y, vanilla-y, creamy, cold popsicle have you reminiscing of your childhood summers’ spent poolside in

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August 15, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. Joshua Neal

This week we will be recognizing Dr. Joshua Neal, one of our Charleston team providers! Dr. Neal decided that he wanted

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August 08, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. Ifekan Simon

If you’ve visited our Spartanburg center, then you’ve probably met the wonderful Dr. Simon! He is a patient favorite, and

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August 07, 2019

5 Back to School Tips for Parents!

  It’s hard to believe that the summer is almost over and it’s back to school season! We know that the

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August 01, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. Kimbi Marenakos

Hey MEDcare! We're so excited to recognize Dr. Kimbi Marenakos as our Provider of the Week this week! Prior to joining

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July 11, 2019

Provider of the Week – Dr. Genevieve Jones

Hey MEDcare! Starting this week, every Thursday we will be featuring a Provider of the Week! This week we want

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July 08, 2019

Welcome to MEDcare Marilyn Keen PA-C

We are excited to welcome Marilyn Keen, PA-C to the MEDcare team as our newest provider in Columbia! Marilyn is

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July 03, 2019

MEDcare Urgent Care Is Now an Authorized VA Urgent Care Provider

July 03, 2019 08:58 AM Central Daylight Time CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MEDcare Urgent Care, a member of the Urgent Care Group Network, announced

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June 26, 2019

What are Macros?

In the health and wellness world you hear a lot about macros and how it’s important to track them. That being

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June 19, 2019

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

We have all heard over and over again how important sleep is to our health. We spend on average 1/3 of

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June 12, 2019

Are You Staying Hydrated this Summer?

Happy Summer! The season of flip flops, beach balls and tan lines has come upon us and we couldn’t be more

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June 05, 2019

Why do Children need Sports Physicals?

Even though we are just getting into the swing of summer, it’s not too early for your kids to get their

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May 29, 2019

Self-Care isn’t Selfish!

Are you making time for yourself? If you aren’t, then you should be. Self-care isn’t selfish! It’s very easy to get into

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May 22, 2019

How to Treat Minor Sunburns

It’s hard to believe that it’s almost June! We’ve spent the past couple of weeks filling you in on everything you

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May 15, 2019

When to Seek Medical Treatment for a Sunburn

Over the past couple of weeks, we have been looking into how to protect yourself from the sun. That being

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May 06, 2019

How is the Sun Harmful to your Skin?

We all know that the sun can be dangerous. But have you ever wondered why? Last week on The Minute we

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May 01, 2019

Five Interesting Facts About Sunscreen

We all know that sunscreen is important. No argument there! But are you using the right type of sunscreen to protect

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April 24, 2019

Debunking Common Urgent Care Myths

Urgent Care = Emergency Room False! While urgent care centers provide many services that ER’s provide, we are not an ER. If

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April 17, 2019

What Services are Provided at MEDcare Urgent Care?

When you think of an urgent care center, what do you think of? Somewhere to go when you have a cough?

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April 10, 2019

Iron: A Mineral Must

Happy #wellnesswednesday friends! We’re back to follow up on our post from last week about the importance of micronutrients in

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April 03, 2019

What are Micronutrients and why do they Matter?

One of the top ways to stay healthy has to do with what you put into your body. You have

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March 27, 2019

Is it Still Flu Season?

The warmer weather, pollen on the roads and reemergence of flip flops might have you thinking that flu season is

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March 20, 2019

Every Day Steps to Minimizing Seasonal Allergy Symptoms

Happy First Day of Spring, also known as the beginning of allergy season. Allergies can be quite the nuisance, but

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