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Attacking Asthma: Program to keep kids out of hospital saves tax dollars, but it still must hustle for grants
The Mercury News

As schoolchildren played on the blacktop, calling out to each other over the hum of the nearby freeway, Tyree Harris and his mother climbed aboard a big, white Winnebago. His doctor’s office had arrived. Like every other young patient treated on the Breathmobile, an asthma clinic on wheels, Tyree, 13, receives respiratory exams, medication, equipment and periodic checkups that help control his asthma, all for free.