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Health officials: Take sickness seriously

...much greater than in other years, and some of the reported cases have been severe. Mild symptoms may include fever, runny nose, sneezing, coughing and aches. More severe symptoms may include wheezing and difficulty breathing. Infants and children...
Green haze falls on Juneau

...Alaska."We rival anywhere, especially this week," she said.People allergic to proteins in tree pollen suffer runny noses and irritated eyes. Rathkopf said staying indoors, keeping windows closed, installing an indoor air filter and hosing...
Kenai health center on alert for measles

...doses, Barrows said.Barrows said measles is a highly contagious airborne virus, and symptoms include fever, rash, runny nose and runny eyes. People who think they may have contracted measles should go to their regular medical provider, she said...
Cases of kennel cough reported in Juneau

...think your dog could have kennel cough, call its vet, she said. Symptoms can vary."It can be something as mild as a runny nose or a cough," she said. "To dogs that can be more symptomatic - have a fever, or they may be coughing so hard they...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...orphanage, feverish infants with runny noses peer through crib bars, while...orphanage, feverish infants with runny noses peer through crib bars, while...orphanage, feverish infants with runny noses peer through crib bars, while...
After 25 years and a civil war: Sierra Leone on the rise

...extended bellies, skinny arms and legs, diarrhea and runny noses typical of parasitic infestation, malnutrition and other...were. Strong bodies. No extended bellies. Just a few runny noses. Adults were healthy, too. Even the dogs were healthy...
Consortium makes preparations in case of swine flu outbreak

...patients are developing the symptoms of the H1N1 (swine) flu. If you have any flu symptoms - fever, body aches, runny nose, sore throat, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea - contact your local health provider to see if flu testing or treatment...
Child death confirmed as swine flu case

...high-risk persons. Flu symptoms of both regular seasonal flu and H1N1 flu, include fever, cough, sore throat, chills, runny nose, fatigue, body aches, headache and sometimes vomiting and diarrhea. Those with flu-like illness should stay home...
Flu season is here outbreak as much as possible, or at least slow it down. If we have flu symptoms - coughing, fever, body aches, runny nose, sore throat, vomiting or diarrhea - we should go to the doctor for treatment. If we are sick, we should stay home...
Africa's AIDS orphans are fast-growing population

NAIROBI, Kenya - At a brightly decorated orphanage, feverish infants with runny noses peer through crib bars, while healthier children swoop down slides outside in the sunshine. They are part of the world's fastest...


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