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...of TB."- The Associated PressTuberculosis is a bacterial infection that usually strikes the lungs, spreading through coughs...call to the realities of TB."Tuberculosis is a bacterial infection that usually strikes the lungs, spreading through coughs...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-11-16

...including bacteria that can cause serious infections while enjoying a nice hot bath. For...users become concerned about urinary infections and the hassle that comes with keeping...and months, bacteria can grow causing infections HydroFlow has developed a method of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-05-11-0
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Mama used more than aspirin to treat her kids

When I was laid up recently, all the infections, medicines and bad mojo led to something called thrush in...that had been lying in stump water. She applied them to the infection, and, not long afterward, the rash disappeared.Granny...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-04-17/mama-used-more-than-aspirin-to-
Community
Raw milk infection spreading again

...outbreak of campylobacter infection tied to a Kenai Peninsula...care, said Michael Cooper, infections disease program manager for...No one has died from the infection, he said. The infection began in early May, he said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-05-23/raw-milk-infection-spreading-again
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Kenai Peninsula infection tied to raw milk on the rise

The number of residents sick from an infection tied to raw-milk consumption has jumped...department expects the number of confirmed infection cases to rise, according to the Alaska...Section of Epidemiology document. The infection, campylobacter, can cause diarrhea...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-23/kenai-peninsula-infection-tied-ot-ra
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Spike in otter deaths in Kachemak Bay

...SeaLife Center, said the usual causes of death each year are trauma and bacterial infection. Trauma is fairly easy to spot and animals that die of the bacterial infections tend to be chronically ill, she said. The animals this year look healthy but...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-10/spike-in-otter-deaths-in-kachemak-ba
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Biking and hiking Kennecott's abandoned mine

...I didn't fall much farther and into a patch of devil's club, a spiny plant that can cause nasty rashes and dangerous infections.Perhaps the biggest hazard was an old tram cable hung around head height. The cable crosses the trail to Jumbo Mine in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-09-03/biking-and-hiking-kennecotts-aba
Outdoors
In 2015, nearly 3 dozen Alaska villages lack basic plumbing

...lack of water and sewer service in Native villages has been linked, in fact, to disproportionately higher rates of skin infections and respiratory illnesses. But funding traditional piped systems historically has cost between $200,000 and $400,000...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-21/in-2015-nearly-3-dozen-alaska-villag
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Farmers, state agencies keep eye on local flocks

...poultry industry in history. The risk is still there for infection on a local scale. "Biosecurity measures in Alaska can reduce...and can help local operations that may have concerns of infection among their birds, Gerlach said. The division can also help...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-02/local-flocks-risk-flu-from-lower-48
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CPH Drive through Free Flu Shots helps keep community healthy

...nearly 400 flu vaccinations during their Drive-Through Free Flu Shot clinic Sept. 23. According to Dana McDonald, CPH Infection Preventionist, it was a great turnout on a perfect autumn day, "The best way to prevent influenza is to get vaccinated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-10-05/cph-drive-through-free-flu-shots
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