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Asthma 101: what you need to know - WOODTV.com

Asthma 101: what you need to know
WOODTV.com
(WOOD) When winter comes, it's not uncommon to have the sniffles or feel a little wheezy, but it's important to know when you have a common cold or another respiratory condition like asthma. A specialist in pulmonary and critical care at Spectrum ...

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Oakland nonprofits to battle asthma with $600000 EPA grant - San Jose Mercury News

Oakland nonprofits to battle asthma with $600000 EPA grant
San Jose Mercury News
OAKLAND -- The EPA awarded a $600,000 asthma prevention grant to an Oakland nonprofit Wednesday that will help schoolchildren and their parents identify and avoid indoor triggers like dust and cleaning products. The grant will go to the Public Health ...
EPA awards $600000 to Oakland, Calif. health ....U.S. EPA.gov (press release)

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Study: Very few use EpiPen, asthma inhalers correctly - The Seattle Times

Study: Very few use EpiPen, asthma inhalers correctly
The Seattle Times
“We were pretty surprised,” said Dr. Rana Bonds, the allergist who led the research published Wednesday in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. “We send patients out with these devices that can save their lives and they don't know how to use ...
Study shows epinephrine auto-injectors and asthma inhalers used incorrectlyMedical Xpress
Correct Use of Asthma, Allergy Devices Could Save LivesdailyRx
Moms of food-allergic kids need dietician's supportEurekAlert (press release)

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Dashcam video reveals moments before man dies, girlfriend pulled over for ... - FOX 9 News

Dashcam video reveals moments before man dies, girlfriend pulled over for ...
FOX 9 News
It's easy to second-guess an officer's actions after learning a woman was pulled over for speeding as her boyfriend beside her was having an asthma attack, and would later die. Dashcam video sheds new light on 29-year-old Casey Kressin's final minutes, ...

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Metro-North to screen for sleep apnea - The Journal News | LoHud.com

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Metro-North to screen for sleep apnea
The Journal News | LoHud.com
The new screening program comes one year after Metro-North engineer William Rockefeller dozed at the controls before his train derailed in the Bronx, killing four passengers and injuring more than 60. Rockefeller was later diagnosed with sleep apnea ...
Metro-North engineers to be tested for sleep apneaNew York Post
NY commuter rail line to screen for sleep apneaUSA TODAY
NY Commuter Rail Takes Step Toward Apnea ScreeningABC News
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Flu-like symptoms, winter respiratory bug keeping students home across Tri-State - WCPO

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Flu-like symptoms, winter respiratory bug keeping students home across Tri-State
WCPO
There are many cases of respiratory illness going around and it's led to more than two dozen local hospitalizations and nearly 250 across the states, according to data from the Ohio Department of Health . The numbers are much higher than at this time ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Mold-ridden NYCHA buildings bad for asthma - New York Daily News

New York Daily News

EXCLUSIVE: Mold-ridden NYCHA buildings bad for asthma
New York Daily News
Lee's ordeal is emblematic of what medical professionals say is growing evidence that links household mold to serious respiratory woes, including asthma. Mold has been a serious issue in thousands of NYCHA's 178,000 aging apartments for years, but a ...

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Ramsey man with brain tumor, asthma completes five ultramarathons - ABC Newspapers

Ramsey man with brain tumor, asthma completes five ultramarathons
ABC Newspapers
Around the 80th mile of the Zumbro 100 in April, Schmidt thought about quitting because the cold, rainy day combined with his asthma made it difficult for him to breathe. After a break in a first aid trailer and a puff from his inhaler, he put on a ...

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Asthma, exercise can coexist - Bend Bulletin

Asthma, exercise can coexist
Bend Bulletin
“Ten percent of Olympic athletes have asthma, so asthma won't stop individuals from high functionality,” said Albert Rizzo, chief of Christiana Care Health System's pulmonary and critical care medicine section in Delaware and senior medical adviser for ...

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Is Sleep Apnea Related to the 'Sperm Crisis'? - Huffington Post

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Is Sleep Apnea Related to the 'Sperm Crisis'?
Huffington Post
CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) is the most common and effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. Often, people have concerns about wearing the apparatus necessary to receive CPAP therapy. When using CPAP, a mouthpiece worn by the ...
Dr. K: Preventing sleep apneaGreenville Daily Reflector
Sleep apnea linked with male infertilityScope (blog)

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