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South Dakota Students with Asthma Can Breathe Easier After New Law Allows Self-Administered Medications
Date:3/9/2010

PIERRE, S.D., March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Governor Mike Rounds signed Senate Bill 83 into law last month, school became a safer place for the estimated 18,665 children in South Dakota with asthma, a chronic lung disease that also effects more than 43,000 adults in the state.

"We are very pleased that students now have the right to carry their medications with them, so they can better control their asthma as part of an action plan they develop with their parents, school nurses and primary caregivers," said Penny Gottier Fena, executive director of the American Lung Association in South Dakota. "The signing of this bill has national implications, as now every state allows students to carry asthma medications with them at school."

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