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Medicaid managed care provding more specialists, more success

...through telemedicine, the hospitals could also serve as "telemonitoring" sites, tracking patients with chronic diseases, like asthma or congestive heart failure, on behalf of other providers, Alexander said.Providing better primary care through more coordinated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-03-31/medicaid-managed-care-provdi
Drive, Chip & Putt: Boys and girls ages 10-11

...singing in the choir at his church and watching college sports on television. Because he's allergic to peanuts and has asthma, he carries an EpiPen with him. Isaiah SwanAge: 11Hometown: North East, Pa.Plays Golf AT: Green Meadows GC, North EastFavorite...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/drive-chip-and-putt-championship/drive-chi
Drive, Chip and Putt: Boys and Girls 7-9

...Calif.Plays Golf AT: Morgan Run Club & Resort, Rancho Santa FeFavorite golfer: Tiger WoodsAbout Jay: Struggled with asthma when he was little but in the years since he started playing golf, it has completely disappeared. Hobbies include swimming...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/drive-chip-and-putt-championship/drive-chi
Richmond, Columbia county schools tobacco bans 'normal part of life' now

...expectation to smoke is gone," O'Conner said. "Exposure to tobacco products increases the risk of heart disease, cancer and asthma attacks ... bans like this are instrumental in stopping that exposure from happening."Still, 80 school systems in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-18/richmond-columbia-county-
How Not to Run 10 Miles

On Sunday everything seemed to fall into place - the weather was nice, I didn't have to babysit, and my asthma symptoms cleared up. For three days I loaded up on carbohydrates and water. I was completely rested, fully hydrated and ready...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/steven-schretzmann/2015-01-20/how
Augustans remember Oscar Baker

...If you like what you see, then everything goes as planned. If you don't, just shout 'Aaaaaauuuggghhh!' and fake an asthma attack." So that night, Mike knocks at the girl's door and when she comes out he is awestruck at how attractive she is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/augustans-remember-oscar-bake
Jason Perry

...2006-2014. In 2014, he joined the Allergy, Asthma and Sinus Center in Macon, GA. Dr...of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and a member of the Georgia Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He was Board Certified...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174298670
Understanding asthma can help lift quality of life

Living with asthma can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be debilitating, physicians say. "When asthma is well-controlled, (asthmatics...than 20 million Americans suffering from asthma - a respiratory condition that inflames...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/21/liv_429109.shtml
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Group urges asthma training

...carried away a pupil suffering a severe asthma attack. "He never came back to school...needed more education on how to manage asthma. A week later, he got an e-mail about training seminars from the CSRA Asthma Coalition. "You send up a prayer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/21/met_148692.shtml
Metro
Study: For mild asthma, less medicine might be right

People with mild asthma may not need daily medicine to prevent...patients who take medicine only when asthma attacks occur fare about as well as those...confirmed the results and patients with mild asthma switched to attacks-only treatment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/14/liv_450225.shtml
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