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Diabetes Risk Increased for Some With High Blood Pressure

A new study at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center finds that a hormone commonly associated with hypertension may also be closely linked to diabetes, especially for certain ethnic groups. Now, ongoing research aims to discover how to control that hormone and prevent the disease.

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Smoke & haze lead to diminished air quality

The Butte County Air Quality Management District and the Butte County Public Health Department have issued an Air Quality Advisory to notify the public of poor air quality conditions in Butte County due to smoke from the Cherokee Fire, La Porte Fire, Cascade Fire, and Honey Fire.

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