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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.

Videos

Stanislaus Sports Weekly: Week of Jan. 16

Modesto Bee sports writers Joe Cortez and James Burns discuss high school basketball in this week's edition of Stanislaus Sports Weekly for the week of Jan. 16, 2017.
Stanislaus Sports Weekly: Week of Jan. 16 2:27

Stanislaus Sports Weekly: Week of Jan. 16

Three injured when car hits Modesto Applebee's 0:40

Three injured when car hits Modesto Applebee's

Almond growers nourish bees 0:35

Almond growers nourish bees

Eviction attempt leads to standoff 1:14

Eviction attempt leads to standoff