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Record breaking tree seed planting event planned for Earth Day

The SC Floodwater Commission is holding a state-wide planing event, looking to put over 3 million seeds into the ground

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) – Flooding is a systemic problem in the Palmetto State, impacting many areas, even with very little rain.  The thousand year flood notwithstanding, flooding, the runoff, and even erosion of our coastal areas is a large problem for the State. In 2017, Governor Henry McMaster created the Floodwater Commission, and appointed the former Commanding General of the…

For the Health if It: Golf injury prevention and treatment

Tyler Ryan and Hima Dalal discuss frequent golf injuries that are often preventable and usually treatable

LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) – There are millions of golfers in United States, and many have an injury related to the sport.  Low back injuries are the most common injury followed by elbow injuries. Golfers also are susceptible to wrist, hip, knee and ankle injuries. It is advisable not to ignore any signs of pain.Try to consult a Sports Rehab Specialist to…

For the Health of It: Plagiocephaly and Torticollis Integrative Rehab

Tyler Ryan and Hima Dalal discuss an affliction that can have a lifelong impact

  LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) – Plagiocephaly (flat head) Syndrome can be on one side of the head or on the back or front of the head, as well as the front of the head of a newborn baby.  According to Vital Energy’s Hima Dalal, a few causes of deformational Plagiocephaly can be the baby laying on one side of the…

For the Health if It: Understanding Vertigo

Tyler Ryan and Hima Dalal discuss the causes and treatments of vertigo

  LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) — Vertigo is a sensation of feeling off balance, can cause dizzy spells, and you might feel like you are spinning.  According to Vital Energy’s Hima Dalal, Vertigo is often caused by inner ear problem. BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo) are tiny calcium particles are dislodged from their normal location and collect in the inner ear….

For the Health of It: Understanding Whiplash

Tyler Ryan and Hima Dalal discuss the causes and treatments for whiplash

LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) — We all think of whiplash when we think about someone hitting your car from the rear, but the reality is, it can happen in a myriad of ways.  According to Vital Energy’s Hima Dalal, whiplash injury occurs when a person’s head is moved backward and forward suddenly with great force. This injury occurs mostly with car…

Tasty Tuesday: Easy Peasy Cheesy Ziti

Tyler Ryan and Mary Ann Keim keep it simple with meat and cheese filled ziti to please the family

LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) – Tyler Ryan and Mary Ann Keim from MAK’s Meals decided to keep it simple in the kitchen this week, and took a twist on a classic ziti bake.  Which windy culinary trip did the fine folks in the Manmade Gourmet food shop take, you are probably asking yourself?  How does a ton of cheese, yummy burger,…

For the Health of It: Understanding Myofascial Release

Tyler Ryan and Hima Dalal discuss myofascial release and how it can impact older folks

LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) —  According to Vital Energy’s Hima Dalal, Myofascial Release or MFR is an advanced hands-on technique that provides sustained pressure into restrictions in the fascia of the body to eliminate pain and restrictions. In order to release tension in the fascia, heavy pressure may be applied and this may cause some bruising. If at any time, there…

Go Red for Women is Friday

February is Heart Disease Awareness Month and it is time to wear red

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) — Heart disease is the number one killer of woman across the world, making up more deaths attributing to more than all types of cancer combined, and kills one woman every minute.  Heart disease can be a wide variety of medical issues, and very often manifests itself with a heart attack. According to American Heart Association’s Catherine…