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2018 Asthma Capitals of America

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Man breathing outdoors in polluted air.
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Crowded city street in sunshine.
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How cities were rated


Girl having  asthma attack and reaching for an inhaler.
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Facts about asthma prevalence


Oxygen mask.
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Asthma and the emergency department


Woman using inhaler.
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Taking asthma seriously


Stethoscope and money.
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Asthma in dollars and sense


Springfield, Massachusetts
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The most challenging places to live with asthma


Houston, Texas
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And at the bottom we have…


Red push pin in map of West Virginia.
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Surprising findings in this report


Map of east coast of the United States under a magnifying glass.
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The Northeast Mid-Atlantic Asthma Belt


Red push pin in map of Ohio.
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The Ohio-Lake Erie Asthma Belt


People walking on city street.
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Why asthma is where it is


Stephanie Stephens

Stephanie Stephens

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Stephanie Stephens is a very experienced digital journalist, audio/video producer and host who covers health, healthcare and health policy, along with celebrities and their health, for a variety of publications, websites, networks, content agencies and other distinctive clients. Stephanie was accepted to THREAD AT YALE for summer 2018 to author and produce an investigative series. She is also active in the animal welfare community.