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How to calm the storm: Simple ways to calm and stop coughing
Coughing is a reflex mechanism our bodies use to expel air from the lungs in a forced manner. This symptom helps remove foreign particles, congestion and irritants from the lungs and the throat. This natural response from our bodies clears...
San Francisco leaders ignore deadly problems of traffic congestion
The San Francisco County Transportation Authority has been waylaid in their efforts to fight traffic congestion in downtown San Francisco by a Mayor and Board of Supervisors unwilling to prioritize public health over economic development. Nothing has happened with...
Do You Have a Cold or the Flu?
Many colds have been blamed on the flu. They are both upper respiratory illnesses that cause runny nose and congestion and they both make you feel miserable. There are some differences between the cold and the flu.The most distinguishing...
Capital congestion: how DC aims to solve traffic problems
DC commuters are unconvinced that congestion pricing will reduce traffic in the metropolitan Washington area and raise revenues to fund transportation projects. As an alternative, they favor other options to driving — commuter rail, rapid bus service, or bicycling/walking...
Sinus congestion during pregnancy
Sinus congestion during pregnancy is extremely common. Nearly 1/3 of all pregnancies are affected by sinus congestion without any link to nasal allergies or other infections.Higher amounts of estrogen during pregnancy can contribute to swelling in the mucous...
How to reduce allergy symptoms
Definition of allergy -When the body is very sensitive to something (an allergen) that is taken by mouth, breathed into the lungs, or absorbed by the skin.Type of allergic reactions; some of the things that may cause...
Only in Los Angeles Transportation Facts
Economic factors are increasingly being used as an excuse to gut funding for much needed rail transportation in the LA area. I was researching some advertising data for a client when I came across some interesting demographics and traffic facts...
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