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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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Car slams into house in Ceres

A white Lexus ran the stop sign at Don Pedro and Blaker avenues Thursday night and crashed into this home in the 3800 block of Blaker in Ceres' Calif. Neighbors said two people, including a woman, got out of the car and fled, possibly getting into another vehicle to leave the scene. Ceres police are investigating and said no information was available. No one in the home was injured. The impact dented the living room wall. (Ken Carlson/kcarlson@modbee.com)
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Car slams into house in Ceres 0:37

Car slams into house in Ceres

Don Pedro Reservoir spillway, Tuolumne River from high above 0:48

Don Pedro Reservoir spillway, Tuolumne River from high above

Fatal shooting in Patterson 0:58

Fatal shooting in Patterson

Hole found and sewer trunk fix underway 0:57

Hole found and sewer trunk fix underway