The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Public Health area publishes a variety of documents on health regulation, client services, preventive services, and public health preparedness.

Recent Submissions

  • Reducing food waste : a guide for South Carolina schools 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    This paper gives tips on how school cafeterias can reduce food waste. It also lists resources and contact information for food donation, nutrition and waste reduction.
  • Aumento de Peso y Embarazo 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    This sheet, printed in Spanish, tells how much weight you should gain when pregnant, depending on what size you are. It also tells where the extra weight is going in your body.
  • Residential well disinfection 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    This brochure describes how to disinfect a well. It also lists address information for environmental quality control regional offices.
  • Desinfección de pozos residenciales 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This brochure printed in Spanish describes how to disinfect a well. It also lists address information for environmental quality control regional offices.
  • Quit smoking for you & your baby 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This brochure explains the benefits of not smoking for women and their babies. It also gives tips on how to quit smoking.
  • Oral health Before, During & After Pregnacy [sic] 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    This brochure printed in English and Spanish gives tips on maintaining good oral health while pregnant.
  • Are You or Someone You Know HIV Positive & Not In Care? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    This brochure explains the THRICE Program and provides telephone numbers for regional HIV medical providers.
  • Recommended Testing Sequence for Identifying Current Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-09)
    This sheet is a work flow diagram on how hepatitis C should be identified.
  • O QUE FAZER QUANDO OCORREM SITUAÇÕES DE EMERGÊNCIA ENVOLVENDO A ÁGUA 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-09)
    This paper, printed in Spanish, tells what restaurants should do if a boil water advisory is issued.
  • How to Administer IM (Intramuscular) Injections 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-09)
    This sheet describes how to give intramuscular as well as subcutaneous injections.

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