In this photo taken Nov. 16, 2010, Jaycco Paris, 6, plays alone on a basketball court after a practice game was canceled inside the public housing complex where he lives in San Juan, Puerto Rico. ... more 
In this photo taken Nov. 16, 2010, Jaycco Paris, 6, plays alone on a basketball court after a practice game was canceled inside the public housing complex where he lives in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Jaycco's chronic asthma has forced him to miss several weeks of school this year. This U.S. Caribbean territory has a per capita incidence of asthma among the highest in the world, and children are nearly 300 percent more likely to have the respiratory ailment than white non-Hispanic children in the continental United States. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Brennan Linsley
Wed, Dec 29, 2010 8:20 PM EST