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Appeals Court Sides With EPA On Air Pollution Limits

A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Environmental Protection Agency complied with the law in deciding which areas of the country failed to meet federal limits on smog-forming pollution that can cause asthma and respiratory illness.



Study: Asthma Not More Prevalent In Cities

For half a century, the hot spots for asthma were believed to be the inner city.


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New Study Says Wind Energy Has Double Benefits

A new study released Thursday find a double benefit from increasing wind energy in Maryland.


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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.


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Study: Home That’s Too Clean Could Leave Newborn Vulnerable To Asthma, Allergies

Keeping your home too clean may lead to asthma and allergy complications later in life for children


Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Don and Marty had “Coffee With” Jerome Bettis and Laurel Francoeur. They talked about allergies and asthma. Ron Matz had “People Are Talking” about Ride Across Maryland.


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Traffic Pollution Can Cause Asthma In Kids (Not Just Trigger It)

A new survey confirms children living near heavy traffic areas are more at risk of asthma.


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Acid Reflux May Cause Adult Asthma

Could acid from reflux end up down the windpipe? It’s likely.


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New Study Aims To Determine Relation Between Vitamins & Asthma

Are vitamins and asthma related?


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Marylanders Cope With Heat Wave: Power Outages Plague Hot Residents

The temperature could near 100 degrees again. When the heat gets this bad, not having electricity is not just frustrating, it’s dangerous.