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Allergies can put crimp in gardening

Allergies can put a serious crimp in gardening: A runny nose, itchy eyes, or a wheezing and persistent cough can drive allergy sufferers indoors during the growing season.But there are many things you can do to reduce those irritations...
The foolish anti-vaccination crowd dramatically diminish diseases like measles and whooping cough in the developed world; it took all the hysteria and in the journal Pediatrics found that the 2010 whooping-cough outbreak in California -- when the state had the highest number...

...well."I spent the whole day working over a hot slow cooker," she said pitifully. "But don't worry about it. Cough, cough."We were afraid to eat ham that had sat out all night, so into the trash it went, along with our menu for that...
I like the smell

...chicken or chocolate cake if you can't taste it? I even took regular doses of what I learned later was really vile tasting cough syrup because all I could taste was a slightly acidic liquid. It's terrible when the first taste you get back is wild cherry...
The Bookworm Sez: This haunted house worth a visit

...have unseen company?Charles Dickens killed her father.That was where Eliza Caine squarely laid the blame. Father had had a cough for some time, but he insisted he was well enough to go listen to Mr. Dickens read from his latest novel. Unable to deny...
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Kenai boy in ICU after swim accident

...which caused seizures and some brain damage. On Monday morning, Floyd has shown progress. "(He) has begun exhibiting a cough reflex during suctioning of his lungs. He is also still taking intermittent breaths above and beyond the ventilator," Murphy...
Zappa mushing for Bristol Bay

...13, a 265-mile trek from Cantwell to Paxton and back. During the race, the dog team came up with a case of the kennel cough and she said she didn't want to push too much when they were sick. The team finished last. She said considering where the...
Having a blah day?

...people obsessed with diets or perfection. (But today is not that day. Patience.)Here's the Thing: If I didn't sneeze, cough, or lose sleep all week I'd probably hate this article. It's more self-help than anything, but I'm a big dork. If...
State confirms Soldotna man died of H1N1 flu

...than 209 countries and killed more than 14,140 people. McDonald said H1N1 symptoms are similar to other flu symptoms ? cough, runny or stuffy nose, fever, headaches, fatigue and chills and in some instances, vomiting and diarrhea. Amy Suder said...
Flu on the rise

...instead we treat the symptoms such as fever, cough and body aches," he said. Treating the...or RSV, and pertussis, or the whooping cough, are also illnesses circulating among...are children, Emmick said. A fever, cough and "significant" runny nose are RSV...


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