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There’s no such thing as a safe, healthy tan

Q: My daughter wanted to go to a tanning bed before prom, but, instead, she opted for a spray tan. But a lot of her friends are going to a tanning bed and think it’s relatively safe. Is there such a thing as a tanning bed that doesn’t damage the skin?

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How to protect your pet from the dog flu

With the highly contagious dog flu in South Carolina, some boarding facilities are beginning to ban dogs that have not been vaccinated. Veterinarian Marikay Campbell, of Port Royal Veterinary Hospital, describes on Wednesday the vaccination process and things dog owners can to to lessen the chances their pet will catch the flu.
Jay Karr Island Packet
How to protect your pet from the dog flu 1:59

How to protect your pet from the dog flu

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Meet 10-year-old Connor Dzembo who hasn't let a super rare disease slow him down

He belted out '80s tunes while undergoing brain surgery 1:52

He belted out '80s tunes while undergoing brain surgery

What is dog flu and how do you keep your pet safe? 2:00

What is dog flu and how do you keep your pet safe?