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Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...available for people who choose to get the immunization. The flu is caused by the influenza virus, which can be spread by coughing, sneezing or nasal secretions. For most people, symptoms last only a few days, but for those 65 and older, pregnant women...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2012-10-07/kenai-peninsula-college
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Poem: When I Grow Up and Become a Veterinarian

...To moose with broken legs,Instead of performing a very messy amputation.I'll give cherry ripple spumoni,To cure a coughing pony.And coconut filbert swirl,To treat a snow blind squirrel,Instead of injecting a very painful vaccination.When...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-04-23/poem-when-i-grow-up-an
Arts & Entertainment
Chickenpox spreading in area

...two cases diagnosed more than week later. The illness spreads from person to person by direct contact or through the air by coughing or sneezing, Yablon said. It takes 10 to 21 days after contact for an infected person to develop chickenpox, he said.A...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-08/chickenpox-spreading-in-area
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Three chickenpox cases reported in Kenai/Soldotna area

...two cases diagnosed more than week later. The illness spreads from person to person by direct contact or through the air by coughing or sneezing, Yablon said. It takes 10 to 21 days after contact for an infected person to develop chickenpox, he said. A...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-06/three-chickenpox-cases-reported-in-k
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Zappa mushing for Bristol Bay

...scratch. "We ended up going a lot slower than anticipated," she said. "We ended up resting twice as long when they started coughing. You don't want to exercise them too much when that's happening." The final week leading up to the race Zappa said she...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-27/zappa-mushing-for-bristol-bay
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Flu on the rise

...year's strain, Emmick said. The symptoms this year are coughing, body aches and a fever. "Most of the time it's treated...whooping cough or otherwise - should cover their mouth when coughing and stay home from work or school to prevent spreading their...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-01-28/flu-on-the-rise
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Health providers prepare for flu season

...Barrows said. "We're encouraging vaccination and other precautions, like hand-washing, keeping surfaces cleans, covering coughing - the normal stuff. "We had such a mild flu outbreak last year. Maybe people are getting better at doing those things...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-09-27/health-providers-prepare-for-flu-sea
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Turkey Trot held in Kenai

...and it took him several minutes after the race to take more than a couple breaths without breaking into brief periods of coughing. "I hope this pushes the rest of it out of me," Tangaro said of the illness. "It always feels good to run, especially...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2012-11-24/turkey-trot-held-in-kenai
Sports
Kardinals shrug off sickness, Panthers

...into the game, Gabriel Sr. knew the Kardinals would be short on energy due to illness. "There's a lot of hacking and coughing going on in that locker room right now," Gabriel Sr. said after the game. "We've got a lot of guys that are sick...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/121502/spo_1215020003.shtml
Sports
Alaska tops nation with highest TB rate

...through the air. It spreads easily among people living in close quarters. Infection causes sweats, weight loss, fevers, coughing and other symptoms of the common cold. It is easily treated with drugs, but can be fatal if left untreated. Alaska had the...

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