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Asthma (INACTIVE)

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  • As spring dawns, avoid bringing allergens in the house

    As spring approaches, trees and plants will start to bloom, officially kicking off the allergy season! If you have asthma or allergies, this time of year can be both welcomed and feared. Sure, the weather's nicer, but if you're sneezing all the time or...
  • Mater Dei's Stanley Johnson Jr. goes full-throttle on basketball court

    Mater Dei's Stanley Johnson Jr. goes full-throttle on basketball court
    A boy asked for a basketball game of one on one and Stanley Johnson accepted the challenge. One dunk, two dunks, three dunks … "That's not fair. Take it easy on me." the boy said. But Johnson wasn't going to let up. After five dunks, the game...
  • Rise in elementary school truancy prompts raft of bills

    SACRAMENTO — Warning that truancy has reached a crisis level in California elementary schools, state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris and half a dozen lawmakers proposed a raft of bills Monday aimed at keeping kids in school. Harris said 30% of...
  • California picks first products for 'green chemistry' screening

    California picks first products for 'green chemistry' screening
    SACRAMENTO — Eager to attack more hazardous household products, state officials went public Thursday with a first list of consumer products that might need to be reformulated or pulled from retailers' shelves altogether. As part of its unfolding...
  • Small study says raw milk no help for lactose intolerance

    A pilot study failed to show something many people believe – that drinking raw milk reduces the symptoms of lactose intolerance or malabsorption. The condition is common worldwide, and can lead to bloating, abdominal pain and diarrhea. But the...
  • Orioles' Nolan Reimold to play in minor league games for more at-bats

    Orioles' Nolan Reimold to play in minor league games for more at-bats
    — With minor league spring training games underway, Orioles outfielder Nolan Reimold will begin making trips to the Twin Lakes Park complex for at-bats there. "I haven't had very many at-bats the last two years, and the ones I did, I wasn't...
  • Smoking bans can help kids' health, researchers say

    Smoking bans can help kids' health, researchers say
    If legislation banning smoking protects people from disease, then the proportion of the world population covered by such laws is too low – just 16%, according to researchers. “Smoke-free legislation is associated with substantial...
  • Proposal reignites debate over labeling genetically modified foods

    Proposal reignites debate over labeling genetically modified foods
    SACRAMENTO — The high-stakes battle over labeling foods with genetically engineered ingredients is back. Less than two years after California voters narrowly turned down a labeling ballot measure, the state Senate is grappling with the issue....
  • Young Cancer Victim Becomes Family To Spartan Star

    NEW YORK — Two years ago, Adreian Payne met the girl he considers his little sister. She was a 6-year-old kid battling cancer, he was a sophomore forward on the nationally ranked Michigan State basketball team. His presence during a hospital...
  • Luzerne actress embracing comedy and drama

    Getting up at the crack of dawn to feed the cows seemed like hard work for Krysten Ritter, who was raised on a 100-acre cattle farm outside Shickshinny, Luzerne County. A decade or so later, as she was shooting "Refuge" in the blue-collar neighborhoods...
  • Think twice before giving up grains

    Think twice before giving up grains
    Though going grain-free is a popular diet trend, grains--especially in their whole form--provide a significant portion of important nutrients in the diet. You've likely noticed the proliferation of books, websites and specialty foods aimed at helping...