American Lung Association Urges Adults with Lung Disease to Consult...
Children aren't the only segment of our population who can receive vaccinations to help prevent disease.
Memorial To Offer Free Smoking Cessation Course
The Rees Skillern Cancer Institute at Memorial will offer Freedom From Smoking, an American Lung Association program, this fall.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
American Lung Association and NASCAR Driver Mackena Bell Team Up
On August 16, NASCAR driver Mackena Bell will be at Virginia International Raceway, racing for the checkered flag and to help stop the clock on lung cancer, the #1 cancer killer of women in the United States.
Smoking Ad Exhibit Traces Message Shift From Pro to Con
A Yale University library exhibition of pro- and anti-tobacco advertising that chronicles the 180-degree shift in efforts to shape U.S. public opinion on the benefits and risks of cigarette smoking may foretell the future for electronic cigarettes.
Back-to-school checklist for Students with Asthma 17 minutes
As summer sizzles by, families across the nation are prepping for a new school year.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Tempe restricts public use of e-cigarettes
Tempe became the first Arizona city to restrict the use of electronic cigarettes in indoor public places after a recent city council meeting.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
One in 10 Cancer Survivors Still Smoke Years Later, Study Finds
Almost 10 percent of people who survive cancer are still smoking a decade later, a new study from the American Cancer Society shows.
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Lung disease support group to meet in North Charleston
In partnership with MUSC Health, the American Lung Association in South Carolina has added another lung disease support group to the Charleston area.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Smoking: Why is it so hard to quit?
Cigarette smoking has been proven to negatively impact the health of a smoker and those around them, but many smokers don't quit.