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Here in the "coal region" of Pennsylvania, i grew up playing sports all the time,I had no breathing problems, then when i was preteen they built a coal gen plant a couple miles away, when I was 17 I got bronchitis really bad and since then have been told I have asthma, I'm 34 now and def do have asthma,I always wondered if there was a correlation between that plant,our dusty roads and my breathing prob, I'm not a doctor but just find it weird as a kid up till 17 I had no breathing problems. Our town and surrounding towns are filthy. This is in central PA, plant is in Marion Heights Pa.

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