Health

DHEC confirms Hepatitis A “outbreak” across South Carolina

Columbia, SC (WOLO) —- The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is alerting members of the public about the rise in the cases of Hepatitis A throughout the state have reached what health officials are calling “outbreak level”. According to officials, Hepatitis A is a contagious liver infection that is transmitted by person-to-person contact with someone who…

New warning over increased rise of vaping teens

(ABC News) —- New warnings are surfacing about a dramatic and concerning increase in the number of teens taking part in a new trend, vaping. Now, medical experts are worried about what the toxic chemicals could do to their developing minds. ABC’s Maggie Rulli has the latest. Categories: Digital Exclusives and Features, Health, National News, News Tags: Health, Medical Minute,…