Posts Tagged as "Asthma"

Refinery Expansion May Pose More Health Risks for Long Beach’s Poor [VIDEO]

Apr. 26, 2017 / By
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Many community members aren’t welcoming the project with open arms. See why community members oppose Tesoro's proposed refinery project, which many say could worsen air quality nearby.

Children Living On The Westside Struggle With Asthma

Jan. 23, 2014 / By
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By CSULB Senior Seminar Reporters Jason Farabaugh, Andrew Spencer and Jami Kiyohara

Our Community: LB Alliance for Children with Asthma

Aug. 28, 2013 / By
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“Our Community” is a VoiceWaves project and community event being showcased on Aug. 26. Youth reporters were tasked to explore their community through a camera’s lens, each picking one community-based organization to shine a spotlight on...

Third Annual Long Beach Asthma Resource Fair

May. 15, 2013 / By
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The Long Beach Asthma Resource Collaborative invites all Long Beach residents to celebrate Asthma Awareness Month by participating in the third annual Asthma Resource Fair at Admiral Kidd Park on May 18, 2013, from 10:00 a.m...

Expert paints bleak air pollution picture to children’s asthma group

Jul. 24, 2012 / By
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By Greg Mellen, Press-Telegram Staff Writer

LONG BEACH – While politicians like to tout improvements in pollution and air quality, that’s not the world that scientists like John Froines see...