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A Cancer Guy's story

...rhythm. I have been through a stem cell transplant (which is worth a whole column of its own); two infections; double pneumonia and some radiation treatments. But I feel good, catch the odd salmon with a friend, and have taken some great vacations...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-12/cancer-guys-story
Local
State issue guidelines for pneumonia vaccine

...ANCHORAGE - State health officials have issued new guidelines for pneumonia vaccinations. They now recommend vaccinating adults between...healthy non-Native Alaskan adult would receive a routine pneumonia immunization from 55 to 65 to be consistent with national...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092409/reg_496920634.shtml
A life saved

Sorry to the nurses, aides and all other staff who helped me in early September with my bout of pneumonia. I said I would write this sooner; sorry I haven't. You were great and thank you very much.Bruce "Boe" Rogers

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-10-28/life-saved
Neighbors
King Cove village's delegation meets with Salazar on refuge road

...told Salazar the story of taking his father to the hospital six years ago. Brandell's father had fallen ill with double pneumonia but couldn't fly out because of the community's notorious high winds.To reach an all-weather airport at nearby Cold...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-01/king-cove-villages-delegation-meets-sal
State
The power of making lists

...receive the recommended care dropped to four per cent. When they tracked medical outcomes, they found that the occurrence of pneumonias fell by a quarter; and most significantly 21 fewer patients died than in the previous year when checklists were not used...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-01-15/power-making-lists
Opinion
As Tour enters Pyrenees, Rogers wins 16th stage

...miles left.Before the stage, the Lampre-Merida team said world champion Rui Costa of Portugal would not start due to pneumonia. The Portuguese rider had been in 13th place, about 13 minutes behind Nibali.After Tuesday's ride, Nibali leads second-place...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-23/tour-enters-pyrenees-rogers-wins-16th-
Sports
Study: Rural Natives suffer serious respiratory infections

...higher rates of serious respiratory infections, including pneumonia. The Centers for Disease Control study also found that in...percentage of homes with running water are hospitalized for pneumonia 11 times more often than infants in the overall U.S. population...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040308/sta_264694181.shtml
Raymond Mork

Long-time Sitka resident Raymond Mork died Sept. 21, 2009, in Sitka after a long battle with pneumonia. He was 78. He was born in Hoonah on Sept. 20, 1931 to Hjalmer Mork and Eliza Moses. His grandfather was T'aaw Yaat, his...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112609/obi_529158248.shtml
Editorial: Vaccination saves lives

...among people who had not been vaccinated.We think of chickenpox as a mild disease, but it can cause complications including pneumonia, encephalitis and - occasionally - death.More than the disease itself, this outbreak is a signal that Alaskans may not...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-16/editorial-vaccination-saves-lives
Opinion
Don't judge a book (club) by its cover

...shelter "is a stopgap to keep people off the streets.""They'll die out there," she said. "Without this place - I had pneumonia twice - I would have died."For patrons of The Glory Hole, book club is a way to temporarily escape until they can actually...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-16/dont-judge-book-club-its-cover
Neighbors

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