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Exercise Tip: Don't Let Asthma Stop Your Outdoor Exercise Routine

Exercising Outdoors with AsthmaWith springtime upon us, many look ahead with excitement to warmer weather, flowers in bloom and more hours of daylight.  But for some, these signs of spring also bring the common frustrations associated with asthma and allergies. This is especially true for people who enjoy exercising outdoors.




 
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Total U.S. Kidney Patients AKF Helped in 2008Jazz singer Felena Bunn shares how the American Kidney Fund saved her life by Kate Howard
March 17, 2010

By age of 25, the glorious voice of Chicago jazz singer Felena Bunn had taken her to every continent on the globe except Africa. She was saving Africa for a special trip, a homecoming of sorts for this African-American woman. A stroke in 2001, at age 26, caused by high blood pressure put the trip on hold. Her doctors couldn’t determine the cause, but recommended Bunn improve her diet, increase exercise and lose weight. So, she did—and the fast-track lifestyle that comes with success in the music business had to slow down, too.


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