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Wildfire Smoke May Hit Asthmatics Harder Than Other Pollution, Study Says

The Mullen Fire burning in the Medicine Bow National Forest in Wyoming, photographed September 17.
The Mullen Fire burning in the Medicine Bow National Forest in Wyoming, photographed September 17.

A new study suggests smoke from wildfires is more dangerous than other air pollutants for asthma patients.

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Beau grew up listening to public radio on the Palouse. He is a former host, reporter, producer and engineer for Montana Public Radio in Missoula. As a reporter, he is interested in stories that address issues and perspectives unique to living in the West.