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Louis Robert Ledda

...more quality adventures with family in Alaska. His last 6 years were spent living at Heritage Place due to his severe lung disease and a rare case of blindness that afflicted him about 7 years ago. He loved his Heritage Place family as much as his...
Alaska flu cases spike; season hasn't peaked

...Tribal Health Consortium.Historically, Alaska Natives have a higher rate of underlying medical conditions such as lung disease, diabetes, congestive heart failure and obesity, all of which heighten the chances of hospitalization and death from...

...than 2 years old ? Pregnant women ? People with certain medical conditions like asthma, diabetes, or heart and lung disease ? People 65 years and older It's also important to get vaccinated if you care for anyone at high risk, or for babies...
Lost Lake race founder's presence still felt to run the race. Walker has CF, and last year nearly broke three hours - quite an achievement for someone with a lung disease."In addition, she formed a team that raised over $10,000," Simpson added. "She is a true inspiration...
Health providers prepare for flu season

...the elderly, get vaccinated this season. This also includes caregivers of people with asthma, diabetes and chronic lung disease. CPH is well-stocked with vaccinations for patients, volunteers and staff, said Camille Sorenson, the hospital's...
Coal mine would add to climate change

Coal pollutes water and air, depletes fisheries, and causes lung disease. Most of all, coal accelerates climate change. Climate change is here and Alaska?s indigenous people bear the brunt. They...
'Doing their thing'

...largely cardiac- and trauma-related along with other medical calls related to health conditions such as diabetes, lung disease, stroke and alcohol and drug abuse. Small town? Little happening? No way! NES has responded to thousands of emergencies...
A View Askew

...fester and turn into gangrene and ...? (the rest is undecipherable from the hacking wheeze fit caused by the black lung disease she?s been fighting for the past month.) ยท The reasoner. These people take an intellectual approach to sickness...
Georgia Alberta Pasqua

Soldotna resident Georgia Alberta Pasqua died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, from lung disease at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna. She was 84. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 25, 2007...
Wendall Kay Young

Wendall Kay "Bill" Young passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012 after a courageous and hard fought battle with lung disease and pneumonia. He will be laid to rest in the Pleasant Grove, Utah, Cemetery.Bill spent many years in Alaska as...


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