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Monday, February 28, 2011 Fall-Winter 2010   VOLUME 1 ISSUE 4  
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2010 Affordable Health Care Act
The Dangers of Salt
Youth are our Future
Student National Medical Association (SNMA) Participates in Hypertension Sunday: Impressions of a Medical Student
Wide Health Disparities
Healthier Neighborhood Programs Drawing Millions from Foundations
Asthma Resources
Cancer Resources
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Diabetes Resources
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Ethnic Health Institute Website
Alta Bates Summit Website
Asthma Resources

ASTHMA
 
At Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

 
Asthma Resource Management Center is designed as an alternative to going to the Emergency Department and a way to educate people with asthma about early warning signs and ways to prevent asthma attacks.
(510) 204-1586
 
Ethnic Health Institute
(510) 869-8223
 
 
 
Other Resources
 
Alameda Contra Costa Medical Association (ACCMA) provides a list of physicians who can help you.
(510) 654-5383
 
Alameda County Public Health Departmentís Asthma Start Program provides home-based asthma education and home assessments for children throughout Alameda County.
(510) 383-5181
 
 
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology:
(800) 822-2762
 
American Lung Association
(800) LUNG USA - (800) 586-4872
 
Bay Area Pediatrics/Comprehensive Allergy Services can diagnose and treat infants, children and adults with asthma.
(510) 834-4897 x5
 
Childrenís Hospital & Research Center Oakland - Bay Area Pediatric Pulmonary has a free pediatric advice line with information on asthma.
(510) 428-3305
 
Regional Asthma Management & Prevention Initiative is a clearing house of asthma information, provides technical assistance to asthma coalitions, and acts as a collective voice for policy change.
 
Sinkler-Miller Medical Association is a group of over 150 African American physicians in the East Bay. The Association provides referrals and a list of resources.
(510) 547-8945


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