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E-Cigarette and Vaping Product Use Associated Lung Injury (EVALI)
DHEC has reported several cases of E-Cigarette and Vaping Product Use Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) to the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC). The CDC investigation spans nearly every state, involves over a thousand patients, and covers a wide variety of brands, substances, and e-cigarette or vaping products.
Mosquitoes in South Carolina
Protect Yourself from Mosquito Bites
DHEC works in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to monitor mosquito populations for diseases that can be spread to humans. The agency also provides information to help individuals and communities take action to reduce mosquito populations in their area and prevent bites.
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DHEC, DNR and PalmettoPride Announce Statewide Initiative to Target Illegal Tire Dumping
December 03, 2019
DHEC Awards ‘Champions of the Environment’ Grants to 10 South Carolina Schools
December 02, 2019
DHEC Takes Part in World AIDS Day Event, Offers No-Cost Testing to Fight National Epidemic
November 27, 2019
Get Your Flu Vaccine Now. Protect Yourself. Your Family. And Your Community.
Flu vaccine is the best protection against the flu.
It’s flu season again. It’s recommended that you get your flu vaccine now, before the flu virus begins spreading in our community. Last year’s flu season was one of the worst we’ve seen in recent years.
Don't Waste Food SC
Wasting food wastes resources. Don't Waste Food SC!
Don't Waste Food SC is a collaborative campaign that brings together ambassadors from across the public and private sectors dedicated to sharing knowledge, coordinating resources and working together to help reduce food waste. Find out how to become an ambassador today!
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