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El Camino Hospital In the News

Breathing easier New drug-free asthma treatment at El Camino transforms woman's life

Last Updated Aug 2013

Image of Mountain View Voice A woman from Yuba City can finally breathe easy -- literally -- thanks to a relatively new procedure she underwent at El Camino Hospital. LaRetta Fisher, 31, is celebrating the one-year anniversary since Dr. Ganesh Krishna performed bronchial thermoplasty on her. Fisher said the procedure changed her life -- improving her lung function so much that in July she was able to compete in her first ever Tough Mudder half-marathon race, which has contestants crawl through mud, swing on monkey bars and hop over obstacles in a grueling run through the mountains.

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