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Asthma can be controlled with medication, trigger avoidance

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Approximately 30 million people in the United States suffer from asthma, of which 9 million are children, and the prevalence continues to rise. For asthmatics, understanding and managing their disease is key to reducing flare-ups.

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Natural remedies for hay fever

I am often asked me about natural allergy remedies for runny, stuffy noses, and itchy, watery eyes. Before you run out to the drugstore to stock up on your usual antihistamines and decongestants, here are five alternatives to consider.

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Junior SEALs train in Modesto

Girls have joined the boys in the seventh year of the Junior Navy SEALS Program of Stanislaus County, training for the grueling Trident Challenge competition this spring in Coronado. Deke Farrow/jfarrow@modbee.com
jsilva@modbee.com
Junior SEALs train in Modesto 2:11

Junior SEALs train in Modesto

Three MMC wrestlers win Masters titles 2:18

Three MMC wrestlers win Masters titles

Modesto residents near Tuolumne River prepare for floods 1:16

Modesto residents near Tuolumne River prepare for floods

Flooding on I-5 corridor near Williams 1:01

Flooding on I-5 corridor near Williams