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Golf Invitational Registration

Mar 7, 2024 Comments Off on Golf Invitational Registration
May 28 @ 8:48 am

BARRIER ISLANDS FREE MEDICAL CLINIC HOSTS 17th ANNUAL GOLF INVITATIONAL FUNDRAISER Tournament to be held on May 20, 2024 at the River Course at Kiawah Island Club KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic (BIFMC), a non-profit organization that provides free health care to uninsured, low income adults…

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Meet Steven Lin: BIFMC Student Intern Graduate!

Jan 23, 2024 Comments Off on Meet Steven Lin: BIFMC Student Intern Graduate!
May 28 @ 8:48 am

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic (BIFMC) provides free, comprehensive medical care and preventive health services to adults who have no health insurance and cannot otherwise access those services. The Clinic is pleased to have recently launched their new Access Clinical Education Program (ACEP) to serve as an educational training site for aspiring…

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How To Improve Health – Without Dieting

Jan 17, 2024 Comments Off on How To Improve Health – Without Dieting
May 28 @ 8:48 am

Want to improve your health without “dieting”? There are a few great habits you can incorporate into your daily nutritional intake that will reap huge benefits for your body! Number one? Eat less processed food! Too much processed or packaged foods can increase your chances of chronic diseases, like diabetes.…

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Diabetes Prevention Program Now Enrolling BIFMC Patients

Jan 8, 2024 Comments Off on Diabetes Prevention Program Now Enrolling BIFMC Patients
May 28 @ 8:48 am

BIFMC will be hosting another round of the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) with Lifestyle Coach, Emma Bryan! We are looking for participants for the 2024 Program year! The DPP is a CDC backed program for those experiencing pre diabetes to learn lifestyle changes and habits to help lower their risk…

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Top 10 Best Health & Wellness Podcasts: UPDATED

Nov 16, 2023 Comments Off on Top 10 Best Health & Wellness Podcasts: UPDATED
May 28 @ 8:48 am

Sometimes it’s easier to slip in a little self motivation during your morning commute (and often critical to prepare during that long road trip to a family holiday gathering!). For any occasion, we bring you a compiled collection of the best and most recent health, wellness, and fitness podcasts that…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Kelli Parker

Nov 2, 2023 Comments Off on Volunteer Spotlight: Kelli Parker
May 28 @ 8:48 am

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, a free clinic in Charleston, SC, likes to shine a spotlight on our exceptional volunteers! From medical staff to voluntary administration, BIFMC is able to provide a warm, caring and expert primary medical home to hundreds of uninsured patients. The residents and workers of our Lowcountry community are cared for and kept healthy due to the commitment of our volunteers. This month, we celebrate Kelli Parker! Kelli helps the Clinic with many office responsibilities and the front reception desk.

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Meet Emma: BIFMC’s AmeriCorps Student Intern!

Oct 12, 2023 Comments Off on Meet Emma: BIFMC’s AmeriCorps Student Intern!
May 28 @ 8:48 am

AmeriCorps student intern Emma Bryan recently joined the Clinic as part of Access Clinical Education Program (ACEP). This clinical training opportunity will allow for current medical students and aspiring nurse practitioners to work one on one with Clinic volunteer physicians and nurses while serving a low-income population, gaining both technical skills…

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Upcoming Event: Fashion for a Cause!

Sep 28, 2023 Comments Off on Upcoming Event: Fashion for a Cause!
May 28 @ 8:48 am

A Day to Look Good – and Feel Even Better. BIFMC’S Annual Fashion for a Cause and Sip n Shop will take place from 11am -2pm on Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at The River Course Ballroom on Kiawah Island. This annual event features a sip & shop, live runway event and fashion…

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What does Dehydration Feel Like? Ask A Nutritionist.

Jul 31, 2023 Comments Off on What does Dehydration Feel Like? Ask A Nutritionist.
May 28 @ 8:48 am

It’s So Hot!  Avoid dehydration and drink plenty of fluids! South Carolina is having record breaking hot weather this summer. There are a few things you can do to stay cool that can prevent dehydration, especially if you spend time outdoors. And a most important tip is to stay hydrated! Dehydration…

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A Dynamic Warm Up for Dynamic Living!

Jul 25, 2023 Comments Off on A Dynamic Warm Up for Dynamic Living!
May 28 @ 8:48 am

Hi! My name is Melissa Frank and I am the new Executive Director of Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. I am so excited to be a part of such an amazing organization, and am eager to help expand our services to provide uninsured, low income adults the health care that everyone deserves…

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