Hurricanes Blow In Air Pollution

BY ON August 29, 2011
Hurricane Irene loomed over the East Coast and finally made landfall in my neck of the woods late Sunday morning. As my family geared up for Irene’s destruction, we prepared by running through the list of dangers that might accompany a hazardous set of weather...

TOPICS: Asthma, Pollution

Asthma Kills Children

BY ON August 24, 2011
Even though my 5-year-old daughter was diagnosed with asthma two years ago and I’ve done my share of research on the topic, I don’t consider myself an expert at all. Thanks to my involvement with the Moms Clean Air Force – a group of moms fighting for...

TOPICS: Asthma, Latino Community, Social Justice