Welcome to The Healthiest! Your local guide to health and wellness that we have all been waiting for. In this issue we will learn about a range of health topics that pertain to your local community. If you like what you read, make sure you subscribe to get all of our local newsletters!
Trident Health System's Sleep Disorders Center, accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for sleep disorders. Offering various sleep studies, including PSG and sleep apnea testing, the center also provides treatments such as CPAP and BiPAP therapy, oral appliance therapy, and medications.
The Summerville Farmers Market serves as a vibrant community hub, bringing together local farmers, growers, artisans, and food vendors every Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Originally founded in 2009, the market quickly outgrew its initial location and relocated to its present site in front of Town Hall in 2012.
The Hanahan Senior Center in Hanahan, South Carolina, provides a vibrant and engaging environment for seniors to stay active and connected in their retirement years. Established in 1975 and initially located in a small storefront, the center moved to its current location on Amphitheater Avenue in 1985.
The study of animal emotions, a relatively recent field, traces back to the early 20th century. In the 17th century, René Descartes argued animals lacked the capacity for emotions, a view later challenged. Pets, like humans, can experience mental health issues due to changes in their environment, separation anxiety, or abuse.
Hair is a keratinous fiber that grows from follicles on the skin of mammals, serving as a protective outer covering along with the skin. Comprising three layers – the cuticle, cortex, and medulla – hair is a defining characteristic of mammals.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming the healthcare industry through various applications, including diagnosis, drug discovery, personalized medicine, telehealth, and administration. AI improves accuracy, efficiency, and patient care. It aids in early disease detection, develops personalized treatment plans, and enhances the patient experience through telehealth platforms and chatbots.