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Federal government to bring indoor plumbing to remote village

...community, Beveridge said. Studies have shown that lack of plumbing in homes poses a far greater risk for skin and respiratory infections than homes with plumbing, he said."Just the public health aspect of having running water dramatically improves...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-24/federal-government-bring-indoor-plumbin
State
Health officials: Take sickness seriously

...asthma should be extra-cautious, assuring their asthma is under control and seeing a doctor if they develop a respiratory infection and asthma worsens. For more information about EV-D68, visit http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-07/health-officials-take-sickness-seriousl
Local
Feds to bring indoor plumbing to Alaska village

...community, Beveridge said. Studies have shown that lack of plumbing in homes poses a far greater risk for skin and respiratory infections than homes with plumbing, he said."Just the public health aspect of having running water dramatically improves...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-23/feds-bring-indoor-plumbing-alaska-villa
State
Doctors: Not enough Alaskans getting flu vaccines

...According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more young and middle-age adults are getting respiratory infections because of the flu, and doctors urge people to get a yearly vaccination.Dr. Jeanette Legenza at the Children's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-31-0
State
Cases of kennel cough reported in Juneau

...more symptomatic - have a fever, or they may be coughing so hard they might vomit."Kennel cough is an upper respiratory infection and is contagious from dog to dog. Humans can't catch it, and it's very rare that a cat would, Berngartt...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-01-03/cases-kennel-cough-reported-juneau
Local
NBA Capsules

...Bryant was sidelined with a knee injury.Gasol, who sat out Saturday's loss to Golden State with an upper respiratory infection, started but had little energy as Plumlee scored on alley-oop dunks, post moves and putbacks.WARRIORS 89...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-12-24/nba-capsules
Sports
NBA Capsules

...but Houston wouldn't get any closer with leading scorer James Harden on the bench with a fever and upper-respiratory infection. Harden started 0 of 6 and finished with six points in 17 minutes before exiting just before halftime.Patrick...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-11-20/nba-capsules
Sports
Cleanup health claims probed

...nothing to suggest that the cleanup systematically produced any illnesses or injuries, he said. The reported respiratory infections were caused from having people living for extended periods in close quarters, he maintained. "Veco as well...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110601/sta_healthclaims.shtml
News
Total team effort lifts JDHS girls to title

...Regional Hospital following Friday's preliminary race for the 500 freestyle. Jones, who's been battling a respiratory infection for a few weeks, fell ill after Friday's race and could not compete in her usual series of events. The sophomore...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110705/spo_20051107011.shtml
Sports
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...previously showing that children in day care get more respiratory infections than others, the researchers examined more closely...wheezing usually is due to their small airways or respiratory infections. And wheezing almost always disappears by age...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082300/Bre_breakin.shtml

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