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Asthma

Monday, October 08, 2012
Students with Asthma in West Carroll Parish School District Can Now Breathe Easier

Today, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Bruce D. Greenstein announced that the West Carroll Parish School District is one of five school districts that have earned the asthma-friendly designation from DHH’s Asthma Management and Prevention Program for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Monday, October 08, 2012
Students with Asthma in West Baton Rouge Parish School District Can Now Breathe Easier

Today, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Bruce D. Greenstein announced that the West Baton Rouge Parish School District is one of five school districts that have earned the asthma-friendly designation from DHH’s Asthma Management and Prevention Program for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Monday, October 08, 2012
Students with Asthma in Red River Parish Parish School District Can Now Breathe Easier

Today, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Bruce D. Greenstein announced that the Red River Parish School District is one of five school districts that have earned the asthma-friendly designation from DHH’s Asthma Management and Prevention Program for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Monday, October 08, 2012
Students with Asthma in Orleans Parish School District Can Now Breathe Easier

Today, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Bruce D. Greenstein announced that the Orleans Parish School District is one of five school districts that have earned the asthma-friendly designation from DHH’s Asthma Management and Prevention Program for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Monday, October 08, 2012
Students with Asthma in Claiborne Parish School District Can Now Breathe Easier

Today, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Bruce D. Greenstein announced that the Claiborne Parish School District is one of five school districts that have earned the asthma-friendly designation from DHH’s Asthma Management and Prevention Program for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Fact Sheet: Smoke and Air Quality and Health

Marsh fires generate smoke that can travel great distances from the location of the fire. Atmospheric conditions influence where the smoke goes and how long it takes to dissipate. People with respiratory diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma and other breathing problems should avoid the smoke by staying indoors.