Several cases of whooping cough reported in Juneau schools

...illness starts with symptoms like those of a common cold, but within two weeks the coughing intensifies and series of rapid coughs are sometimes followed by a "whooping" sound or vomiting. The illness is most dangerous for infants less than a year old...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...contagious disease, which starts with symptoms like those of a common cold, but within two weeks intensifies into a series of rapid coughs that are sometimes followed by a "whooping" sound or vomiting. The Juneau School District gets a thumbs up for being proactive...

...or intestinal issues, cholesterol, blood pressure, allergies, arthritis, asthma and breathing or lung issues, colds, coughs and influenza, depression and anxiety, emotional wellbeing, headache and migraine, muscle aches, sprains and strains...
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Traditions in Chad harm, kill underfed children

...infected with lesions, and stained purple with the antifungal wash the nurses use daily. When she tries to drink formula, she coughs until her tiny, doll-like chest heaves.Her legs are insect-like, unable to hold her up. They dangle, lifeless. Her...
State puts routine TB screening on hold

...spread it."Tuberculosis, also known as consumption, is a bacterial infection that develops in the lungs and spreads through coughs and sneezes from infected people. Left untreated, it can result in permanent lung damage and death.The most common way to...

...and Tony Simon delivery in Douglas), or 23 (Juneau Drug Co - with cold preparations such as Pinemulsion for persistent coughs, Corax tablets to break colds, Navap inhalant for head colds, Vick's nose drops, and Takies for throat irritation...
Tips for fighting flu season

The season for sickness is upon us. Runny noses, coughs, sore throats, fevers, vomiting and chills are all sypmtoms on this winter's interinary - unless you know how to prevent them...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...throats, aches, malaise, nausea and coughs that hang on for weeks, said Nursing...that's sprayed when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. Flu germs come in...treating sore throats, body aches, nausea, coughs and dehydration. After delay, flu is...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...don't call it "Going Outside." We call it "Going to America," and we only do it under protest and/or when a relative coughs up a ticket (although we do come back with suitcases crammed full of neat stuff). While I first found Perseverance's American...
Sick day, sick pay

...sneeze-covering precautions recommended by federal authorities and your mom. Meanwhile, we've all become more alert to the chorus of coughs and sneezes on the typical bus or train. Most of us try to edge away from the afflicted and keep the peace. In a New York...


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