“5K Bubble Fun Run For Asthma Awareness”

  WHEN:       June 10, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am       Check-in at 7:30am WHERE:     Woodward Park Fresno (Mountain View Shelter), CA COST:      $30.00 Early Bird Rate for… Read More

Schools prepare for poor air quality

The Hanford Elementary School District is taking preventative measures to help students who are sensitive to poor air quality. To continue reading this story please follow the below link to the Hanford Sentinel: Hanford Sentinel

DESPITE THE RAIN, AIR QUALITY STILL A CONCERN FOR SCHOOLS

This winter’s El Nino weather pattern has brought rain and healthier air to the Valley, but the air quality continues to be a serious issue. Click below to continue to read this story: ABC30

Turlock kids taking action against idling to improve air quality

Walter Brown Elementary School using grants to develop healthy air campaign Turlock Unified School District began hourly checks on air quality in 2007 Real-time information lets kids exercise with lowest asthma risk Read more here: Modesto Bee

The age of the all-electric Valley is upon us

  Meeting tougher ozone standard requires cars, trucks, buses, tractors and trains that run on electricity valley air district offers incentives on top of state and federal assistance for electric cars, plug-in hybrids local businesses can get up… Read More

When the Common Cold Turns Serious

Respiratory viruses are common in children under 5, particularly those who attend daycare or are exposed to tobacco smoke. Most cases are mild, but for some children, an ordinary cold or flu can quickly turn into asthma, RSV… Read More

Asthma Patients May Be More Physically Active than Non-asthmatics

    According to a recent study, patients with asthma were more physically active than non-asthmatics, and women with higher levels of activity displayed poorer asthma control than equally active men. The study is titled “High levels of physical… Read More