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Friday Aug 22 | Hudson Hub-Times

Akron resident eected secretary of American Lung Association regional board of directors

Laverne Yousey, Akron OH, is the new secretary of the charter board of the American Lung Association of the Midland States.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Akron, OH, Columbus, OH, Cleveland, OH

Wed Aug 20, 2014


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.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Pfizer, Excaliard Pharmaceuticals

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.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Paddock Talk

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.


Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Charitable Organizations, Watches, CVS Caremark


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.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Charitable Organizations, Food and Drug Administration

Hudson Hub-Times

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Asthma, Health, Charitable Organizations, Health Care Provider, Influenza, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Kids

Mon Aug 11, 2014

State Press

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.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Charitable Organizations, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic)

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.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society, Lung Cancer

Goose Creek Gazette

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.


Related Topix: Charleston, SC, North Charleston, SC, Charitable Organizations


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