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Sterling carver finds his niche

...working amidst contradictions. Despite a lifelong, unrelenting allergy to his medium, he has spent decades carving and producing from his shop, Black Spruce Studios.Because of his allergy, Landeis said, "it looked like I had been in a boxing match...
Ideal growing conditions lead to Fairbanks birch seed boom

...FAIRBANKS - A rusty brown substance is covering snow melting in Fairbanks, and foresters say it's good news for people with allergies.The substance is a massive crop of birch seeds, produced by trees growing in ideal conditions since last summer.Fairbanks...
Cat-Choo! Practical advice for those with cat allergies

...allergic to cats often have other allergies. Those frequently include...Many of us have seasonal allergies, peaking in the spring when...of good information about allergies and how to reduce your allergic...stimulates production and of the allergy-causing protein. But that's...
Drilling sickens people, ruins crops in Thailand

...because the fracking work was making him sick."Before all this, he was a healthy man, but during that time, he had to take allergy pills every day, his eyes were always watering from the haze until he couldn't do it anymore and he quit," Phuthon said...
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Fireweed yields tasty treats from Kenai bees

...competition, but a health concern. Families that buy the product believe it to be nutrient-packed and even a treatment for some allergies, are consuming something with little to no benefits, she said.While there are challenges to beekeeping, for Victors and...
'Cookie Sunday' can be deadly the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology...incidence of peanut allergies in children has...comes to peanut allergies. Both Michael and...with his peanut allergy most of his life...Despite their peanut allergies, Michael and Katherine...happens to have a food allergy. She is a lot more...
Special dogs track allergens to keep kids safe

...growing awareness about the allergy-sniffing dogs and an increase in peanut allergies among many of today's...100 children have a food allergy, and says rates are highest...From 1997 to 2007, food allergies increased 18 percent among...
General Mills recalls chocolate Fiber One 90-Calorie Chewy Bars

Peanut allergy sufferers take note, your favorite chewy chocolate fiber bar may be...reactions or illnesses have been reported. However, consumers with peanut allergies who may have consumed this product and may be exhibiting symptoms of...
My Turn: Healthcare reform: The time is now

...Frantically, I stumbled across the hallway in search of help from my roommate who, upon assessing my condition (I have severe allergies), accompanied me to the nearby hospital emergency room. The physicians and hospital staff were attentive and within a few...
Kenai Peninsula goat-sharing program grows in Alaska

...or pesticides if farmed using natural methods, and offers health benefits such as clearing up skin issues, and minimizing allergies and digestive problems, Crosby said, both of which she has witnessed first-hand through her shareholders."Everyone...


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