American Lung Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Lung Association
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DEP awards grants

HARRISBURG — More than $250,000 in Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) grants were recently awarded to the American Lung Association and Capital Resource Conservation & Development Area Council, said Sen. Pat Vance (R-31).“Both of these organizations ... [Published The Shippensburg News-Chronicle - 2 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Iowans recognized for American Lung Association fundraising efforts

Story City firefighter Trent Whipple.Iowans are being praised for their fundraising efforts for the American Lung Association. In the past 11 years, a “stair climb” event in Des Moines has raised more than $1.5 million.It’s one of 64 stair climb fundraisers ... [Published Radio Iowa - 13 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

'jeep jaunt' Registration Closes October 17

The 9th Annual ‘jeep jaunt’ is coming in October, and online registration will be closing on October 17.The pre-registration period for the 9th Annual ‘jeep jaunt’ scheduled for Sunday, October 26th, is closing on October 17.  Now is the time to regi ... [Published 99.9 KTDY - 17 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Five run for three seats on Tehachapi City Council

Three of five seats on the Tehachapi City Council are up for election Nov. 4. All three incumbents -- and two challengers -- are on the ballot.Incumbents are Mary Lou Corpus-Zamudio, former owner of the Apple Shed restaurant and currently employed by ... [Published Tehechapi News - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

William Compton Kallbrier, Sr., Saint Louis, Missouri

.William was a resident of Saint Louis, Missouri at the time of his passing.He was preceded in death by his wife Rose.Funeral Sat., October 4 at 1:00 P.M. at the STYGAR MID RIVERS Funeral Home and Crematory, 5987 Mid Rivers Mall Dr., St. Charles, MO. ... [Published KMOV.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Patricia Ann Smith

passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 at the St. Mary Medical Center. She was 69.Born in Philadelphia, she had been a lifelong resident of Bucks County. Patricia loved traveling and taking trips to the casino; but most of all she cherished the time spent ... [Published The Intelligencer - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Geraldine Greenwell

, 77, of Owensboro, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born July 21, 1937, in Daviess County to the late William Oscar and Florence Greer Cline. She was retired as a night clerk with Quality Inn and was ... [Published Kentucky Messenger Inquirer - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kay Kathleen Wernig

at Genesys Health Park. A private gathering will be held at a later date. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the American Lung Association. Kay was born February 13, 1936 in Flint, the daughter of Alvin and Dorothy (Bradshaw) Hall. She ... [Published Fenton Tri-County Times - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Armand Correia 90, Tiverton

, at Evergreen House Healthcare in E. Providence after a long battle with COPD. He was the husband of the late Marie R. (Cotellesso) Correia, formerly Molle, who died in April of this year. Born in Fall River, April 16, 1924 he was a son of the late John ... [Published EastBayRI - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Robert Lee Brockmeyer, 65, Monticello, Indiana

.Robert was a resident of Monticello, Indiana at the time of his passing.He is survived by his wife Jo.Memorial contributions may be given to the American Lung Association or to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). Envelopes ... [Published News Channel 18 - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Run the 'Rocks 5k Offers Half Off Registration for all Boulder Marathon Registrants

DENVER , Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Did you register for the Boulder Marathon in 2013? And again in 2014? And still have yet to run the actual Boulder Marathon? Well, we are no marathon, but we have a unique and challenging event for any and ... [Published CW 50 Detroit - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Quit smoking by Thanksgiving with RiverView's 'Freedom from Smoking' program

With the American Lung Association’s Freedom From Smoking course, you do not have to quit smoking cold turkey.But you can quit by turkey day – Thanksgiving. Studies show that after just one week of quitting smoking, better sense of smell and taste re ... [Published Crookston Daily Times - Sep 25 2014]

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"The imagery, the socialization, the context of being able to be with people your own age and talk about things" is key, he says. But tobacco use trumps rank, and users can end up crowded together, forced to forget protocol for the tiniest of whiles
"Of particular note are children, including not only children with asthma or other pulmonary diseases, but also healthy children, who are among the populations most susceptible to many air pollutants, including (ground-level ozone)" the report states
"Ozone develops in the atmosphere from gases that come out of tailpipes, smokestacks and many other sources," reports ALA. "When these gases come in contact with sunlight, they react and form ozone smog." Breathing in smog, while inevitable in certain urban and industrial areas, can irritate the cardiovascular system and cause other health problems
ICANN officials say they are leaving it up to the winners of the domain to make the decisions. "ICANN doesn't go about regulating content or dictating the registries themselves" says James Cole , Global Media Coordinator at ICANN

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Congress Tells Popular Magazines To Stop Market... [Published Think Progress - Sep 25 2014]
CREDIT: AP Images A group of congressional Democrats are pressuring popular magazines to cease tobacco advertising. In letters written to US Weekly, People, Time, Rolling Stone, and Entertainment Weekly, the eight lawmakers cited a congressional ...
Oregon Business Leaders Call for Action on Clim... [Published BlueOregon - Sep 24 2014]
By Kelley Meck of Portland, Oregon. Kelley is a campaign professional turned law student at Lewis & Clark Law School. Previously, Kelley contributed "A Democratic wave year? In the State Senate, don't rule it out!" Add this to the list of organizations ...
New study: Ubiquitous chemicals known as phthal... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Sep 19 2014]
About one in every 10 U.S. children is living with asthma — that’s closing in on 7 million kids . And while we have a good handle on what triggers asthma attacks and exacerbates respiratory symptoms, exactly what causes asthma in the first place is ...
Big Oil's California Battleground [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 19 2014]
Peter Lehner, Executive Director, New York City The new documentary Pump lays out the costs and risks of our dependence on oil to move around—the dependence that’s creating an asthma epidemic in families who live near highways. The dependence that ...
Keep Family Safe from Home's Hidden Hazards [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Sep 08 2014]
MISSION, KS--(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2014) - (Family Features) In the U.S. alone, approximately 60 million people suffer from asthma and allergies, which according to the American Lung Association can be triggered by mold for those who are allergic. As ...
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