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Anatomy of the worst fire year

...Interior were six to 10 degrees warmer than the June average.In late June and early July came an unusual five days of dry winds wheezing from the Brooks Range and the uplands of the Yukon River. The fires, born of lightning strikes in May and June, "were fanned...
Juneau meeting focuses on new medication for asthma sufferers

...she said. Children can run and exercise without coughing and wheezing when their asthma is well controlled. Dr. Charles Jackson...It is not for everybody, but for people who still have some wheezing on corticosteroids alone," he said. Boutin, a librarian...
Health officials: Take sickness seriously

...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 through teenagers are most at risk for EV-D68, "because they do not yet...
Sheufelt recounts transcontinental race

...and into the highest point of the race.Sheufelt soon began wheezing and was short of breath. She continued over Wolf Creek Pass...when she arrived at her 7 a.m. crew switch, Sheufelt was wheezing, congested and despondent."I was sobbing and thought I...
Team Sheufelt kept cyclist on course

...rain made the riding even more dangerous than the potholes, cracks, railroad tracks and vehicle traffic.Sheufelt began wheezing again in the Appalachians and had to begin her treatments once more. Fog and rain added to the discomfort."Sometimes...
Off the Beaten Path: Wandering through the 'Nature of Southeast'

...a 1,000 browns bears asleep in their dens on Admiralty. I tried to imagine their dark hulks lying in the blackness, the wheezing of subterranean air into their lungs, even the images of their dreams.A flock of harlequin ducks winged along the surface...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...may offer some relief from coughing and wheezing By ANN CHANDONNET THE JUNEAU EMPIRE and exercise without coughing and wheezing when their asthma is well controlled...but for people who still have some wheezing on corticosteroids alone," he said...
Summer vacations with the family can be hard to take

...summer vacations. Some stride into the office calm, tan and revitalized from adventures in exotic places. Others crawl in, wheezing and wounded, unable to even say their children's names, broken by their family outing. It's fun to hear all the gory...
Group helps residents adjust to life with asthma

...Neary has learned to just say no. Iris was diagnosed with asthma at age 2. Asthma is a chronic disorder characterized by wheezing, coughing, difficulty in breathing and a suffocating feeling, often caused by an allergy to inhaled substances or by stress...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...with less contact to suffer from frequent wheezing in their first few years. But doctors believe that in toddlers, wheezing usually is due to their small airways or respiratory infections. And wheezing almost always disappears by age 6 unless...


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