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Alaskans taking risks with sex

...said. Public Health nurses are there once a week to do family planning appointments, STD screenings and more."We also have cough drops," she said. "You can get whatever you need that day."Wrap It Up Alaska, in partnership with iknowmine.org...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21/alaskans-taking-risks-sex
Local
Letter: Sealaska adds last-minute candidate meetings

...Portland is an attempt to lose the Sealaska 4 and the other independent candidates by requiring non-endorsed candidates to cough up more funds to participate in these extra gatherings.Endorsed "slate" candidates have their expenses paid by the independent...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-06-19/letter-sealaska-adds-last-minute-cand
Letters
Cases of kennel cough reported in Juneau

...Society has seen a few cases of kennel cough recently, GHS veterinarian Rachel Berngartt...if you think your dog could have kennel cough, call its vet, she said. Symptoms can...something as mild as a runny nose or a cough," she said. "To dogs that can be more...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-01-03/cases-kennel-cough-reported-juneau
Local
Several cases of whooping cough reported in Juneau schools

...cases in Juneau schools of pertussis, also known as "whooping cough."There have been two confirmed cases of the highly contagious...immunized.If a child does begin showing symptoms of whooping cough, parents are encouraged to contact their doctors. Students...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-11-24/several-cases-whooping-cough-reported-j
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SEARHC encourages prevention against whooping cough

...they have a current pertussis (whooping cough) vaccination.In July, the Centers for...Prevention (CDC) said this summer's whooping cough outbreak could become the worst in the...vaccine than a few years ago.Whooping cough starts out with cold-like symptoms such...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-09-01/searhc-encourages-prevention-against-wh
State
Juneau becomes a 'hot spot' for whooping cough

...deal with a growing number of whooping cough cases and are trying to stem the growth...makes Juneau one of the state's whooping cough hot spots, along with Homer, said Dr...sneezing, low-grade fever and a mild cough that gradually becomes more severe and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121108/loc_366253114.shtml
Sheufelt recounts transcontinental race

...but couldn't. None of us could. That was our worst night."Sheufelt also began coughing but thought nothing of it. The cough was a precursor of something worse to come.The next morning traveling through Tuba City, Ariz. into the Four Corners area...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-25/sheufelt-recounts-transcontinental-rac
Sports
Whooping cough vaccines available

...State health and Juneau school officials are offering whooping cough vaccines today and Wednesday at two area middle schools. A spike in pertussis cases, also known as whooping cough, has pressed officials into making the vaccines available to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121608/reg_368240698.shtml
Photo: Whooping cough vaccinations

...a Tdap vaccine Tuesday at Floyd Dryden Middle School. The clinic will move to Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School from 2 to 8 p.m. today. There have been a growing number of Pertussis (whooping cough) cases reported in Juneau this year.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121708/loc_368579052.shtml
Cold case murder trial on hold for sick judge

...Tuesday, cancelling court proceedings for the day.The trial will resume as soon as the Judge Louis Menendez, who had a bad cough on Friday, is well again.Robert D. Kowalski, 53, is on trial for murdering Sandra M. Perry, 39, at a Yakutat lodge...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-01/cold-case-murder-trial-hold-sick-judge
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