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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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Merced High Hall of Fame induction

Seventeen new members, including Modesto JC basketball coach Mike Girardi, were inducted into the Merced High School Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at the Merced County Fairgrounds in Merced, Calif. (jcortez@modbee.com)
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Merced High Hall of Fame induction 2:22

Merced High Hall of Fame induction

All-District Girls Basketball Players of the Year: Modesto Christian's Meagan and Nicole Warwick 3:25

All-District Girls Basketball Players of the Year: Modesto Christian's Meagan and Nicole Warwick

All-District Boys Basketball Players of the Year: Beyer's Brian Perry 1:48

All-District Boys Basketball Players of the Year: Beyer's Brian Perry

National Anthem Tryouts for the Modesto Nuts 1:36

National Anthem Tryouts for the Modesto Nuts