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    • Cancer in African American men in South Carolina 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2022-09)
      In June 2022, the SC General Assembly awarded the SC Cancer Alliance $500,000 to implement recommendations outlined in the Data Brief-Cancer in African American Men report. The data included in this report is summarized ...
    • Cancer in African American men in South Carolina 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; South Carolina Cancer Alliance (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-22)
      This report highlights the cancer-related health of African American men in South Carolina.The purpose of this report is to show areas where disparities still exist, and to make some recommendations to develop strategies ...
    • Cancer in African American men in South Carolina : provider recommendations for engagement and re-engagement of cancer screening and prevention 

      South Carolina Division of Cancer Prevention and Control; South Carolina Cancer Alliance (South Carolina State Library, 2020-08)
      In December of 2019, the South Carolina Cancer Alliance hosted an event meant to engage community stakeholders in finding ways to reduce the cancer disparities observed in African American men across South Carolina. ...
    • Cancer prevention through HPV vaccination : an action guide for dental health care providers 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
      Dental providers play a unique role in HPV cancer prevention. Although dental providers cannot screen for oral HPV, they can reduce the incidence by promoting HPV vaccination.
    • Cancer prevention through HPV vaccination : an action guide for large health systems 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
      The HPV vaccine is a powerful tool to prevent multiple cancers, yet HPV vaccination rates lag behind those of other preteen vaccines. HPV causes about 31,500 cases of cancer in men and women each year in the U.S. The HPV ...
    • Cancer prevention through HPV vaccination : an action guide for nurses and medical assistants 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
      Nurses and medical assistants are often the first health professionals to meet with patients. Every member of a practice plays a critical role in understanding and advocating for HPV vaccination as cancer prevention and ...
    • Cancer prevention through HPV vaccination : an action guide for office administrative staff 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
      Office staff can impact HPV vaccination rates by creating a positive patient experience starting at check-in. Administrative staff set the tone for the practice.
    • Cancer prevention through HPV vaccination : an action guide for physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
      With the HPV vaccine, you have the power to prevent cancer, yet HPV vaccination rates lag behind those of other preteen vaccines. HPV causes about 31,500 cases of cancer in men and women each year in the U.S.i Nearly all ...
    • Cancer prevention through HPV vaccination : an action guide for small private practices 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
      A private doctor's practice has the power to make a lasting impact on human papillomavirus vaccination and help reduce the HPV cancer burden in your community. The HPV vaccine is a powerful tool to prevent multiple cancers, ...
    • Carbon monoxide 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the gas carbon monoxide. Information includes where carbon monoxide can form, what the heath effects are, and how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.
    • Cardiac arrest vs. heart attack 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2023-05)
      What is sudden cardiac arrest? Sudden cardiac arrest affects the heart’s “electrical“ system and happens without warning. What is a heart attack? A heart attack affects the “plumbing” of the heart.
    • Care Line : Línea de ayuda de Carolina del Sur para mujeres y sus familias 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
      Printed in Spanish, the Care Line is a helpline for women and their families. We make it easier to get the health care you need. All you have to do is call. Trained staff provide information about: Care during pregnancy; ...
    • Care Line : South Carolina's helpline for women and their families 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
      The Care Line is a helpline for women and their families. We make it easier to get the health care you need. All you have to do is call. Trained staff provide information about: Care during pregnancy; Including a book ...
    • Celebrating the holidays safely 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2020-11-12)
      As people in South Carolina and the United States begin to plan for holiday celebrations, DHEC joins the CDC in offering tips to help you protect yourself, your family and others from COVID-19 during the holidays.
    • Changing to a new formula 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
      This sheet gives tips for helping your infant change to a new feeding formula for both liquid concentrate and powder.
    • Chemical Terrorism : Laboratory Response : Clinical Specimens 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
      This document describes the functions of the Public Health Laboratory and the Chemical Terrorism Laboratory at the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. It also gives instructions for samples ...
    • Childcare immunization info for parents : South Carolina childcare immunization requirements 2019–2020 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-05)
      Childcare includes nursery or preschool programs (4K and younger) or any licensed childcare center. Children enrolled in childcare must be up to date on the following shots based on their age: Hepatitis B, DTaP (whooping ...
    • Childcare immunization info for parents : South Carolina childcare immunization requirements 2020-2021 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12)
      Childcare includes nursery or preschool programs (4K and younger) or any licensed childcare center. Children enrolled in childcare must be up to date on the following shots based on their age: Hepatitis B, DTaP (whooping ...
    • Childcare immunization info for parents : South Carolina childcare immunization requirements 2021-2022 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2021-04)
      Childcare includes nursery or preschool programs (4K and younger) or any licensed childcare center. Children enrolled in childcare must be up to date on the following shots based on their age: Hepatitis B, DTaP (whooping ...
    • Childcare immunization info for parents : South Carolina childcare immunization requirements 2022–2023 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2022-04)
      Childcare includes nursery or preschool programs (4K and younger) or any licensed childcare center. Children enrolled in childcare must be up to date on the following shots based on their age: Hepatitis B, DTaP (whooping ...