American Lung Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Lung Association
First reported 58 mins ago - Updated 58 mins ago - 1 reports

Living with our choices

Hospital gets serious about tobacco use for patients, employeesNo one argues anymore about whether cigarette smoking is dangerous or if it kills and sickens people.According to the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cigarette smoking ... [Published Salina Journal - 58 mins ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Mary Ann Rotella

of Langhorne, passed away peacefully Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. She was 92.She was the daughter of the late Charles Sekel and Elizabeth Sivey; wife of the late Wedo Rotella; mother of William Joseph of Durham, N.C., Elizabeth 'Betty' Ann and Robert Charles, ... [Published The Intelligencer - 4 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Anne Scribner

CONYERSAnne ScribnerAnne S. Scribner of Conyers, born Anna Mary Sullivan, passed away on September 13, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, GA. She was born to Dennis Vincent Sullivan and Anna Foley Sullivan on October 14, 1930 in Newburgh, New ... [Published Rockdale Citizen - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Asthma action plan advice

Families across New York have sent their children back to school the last couple of weeks at the start of allergy season. Flu season begins soon. These realities are of extra concern when it comes to children with asthma.Children are 39 percent more likely ... [Published Buffalo News - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

CVS changes name, turns down tobacco

If you’ve been inside a CVS recently, you’ve noticed some big changes. Tobacco and cigarettes are out and a new name is in.On Sept. 3, CVS changed its name to CVS Health and stopped the sale of cigarettes and tobacco. Helena Foulkes, president of CVS ... [Published WPRI - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

MRMC September Healthy Woman event

The Moberly Regional Medical Center Healthy Woman event held Tuesday (Sept. 16) evening at The Lodge in Rothwell Park proved to be very informational and interesting as Dr. Housam Soukieh, MD, FACCP, with Moberly Pulmonology introduced himself speaking ... [Published Moberly Monitor-Index - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Wood stove swaps will clean air

A wood stove swap program in Lake, Porter, Jasper and Newton counties can net participants a voucher of $1,000 toward purchase of a new EPA-certified wood stove and up to $4,000 to replace an outdoor wood boiler (hydronic heater).The American Lung Association's ... [Published NWI Times - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Quit smoking with help from hospital

A seven-week course offered by Sunnyside Community Hospital & Clinics will help people kick the smoking habit for good.Starting Monday, Sept. 22, the hospital is partnering with the American Lung Association to begin a “Smoking Cessation Class” for people ... [Published Daily Sun News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

New Device Breating Optimism Into Future Of Medical Testing

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A new generation of diagnostic tools may soon be able to sniff out all sorts of diseases using your breath, including various cancers, liver disease, kidney failure, diabetes, asthma and tuberculosis.“I just blow the balloon,” says ... [Published KDKA - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

National Chief Development Officer | American Lung Association

The National Chief Development Officer will lead the creation and implementation of a synergistic and cross functional fundraising strategy that will enable the organization to maximize opportunities from giving revenue streams nationwide. Serve as a ... [Published Associations Now Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Colorado Springs event puts electric vehicles in the spotlight

Ready to plug into the electric vehicle market?The American Lung Association in Colorado and Southern Colorado Clean Cities are giving people a chance to test drive plug-in electric vehicles and learn more about them from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the First ... [Published Colorado Springs Gazette - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

Runners to participate in Corporate Cup at Aksarben Village today

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - Today is race day for many participating in the Omaha Corporate Cup.The 10K race and 2-mile run/walk gets underway at 8 a.m. at Aksarben Village Sunday.The 10K route will take runners from the starting line there through Elmwood Park, ... [Published KMTV - Sep 14 2014]

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"Patients have had seven years to adjust to this, and we're finally saying that we are going to hold to our values, that we are a health care organization. Our intent is to return you to a state of health" Moody said
"Dick Durbin's policies have resulted in the worst economic recovery in U S history and devastation for the poor and middle class in Illinois,” said Oberweis spokesman Dan Curry. “He's possibly the last person on EarthEarth Jim Oberweis would go to for advice on how to run his successful businesses.”"
"Ohio is already feeling the impacts of global warming," says Lotze. "We've seen more frequent and severe extreme weather around the state and we've seen the different health dangers posed by pollution in the air."
...sense for me," said Duprey, a Classic Homes salesman who already has solar panels on his house and buys wind power from Colorado Springs Utilities. "The lease costs $200 a month and I was paying for that in gas alone. I want to be totally off of oil so there will be no need for wars in the Middlethe Middle East."

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Living with our choices [Published Salina Journal - 58 mins ago]
Mary Ann Rotella [Published The Intelligencer - 4 hours ago]
E-cigarette law may present legal questions [Published Jefferson City News Tribune - 5 hours ago]
Anne Scribner [Published Rockdale Citizen - 11 hours ago]
Durbin blasts Oberweis on taxes, wages, women i... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - 21 hours ago]
Asthma action plan advice [Published Buffalo News - Sep 20 2014]
Climate March Blogathon: Decisive Action meets ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 20 2014]
Sutter planning to march with environmental act... [Published Wicked Local Boston - Sep 20 2014]
Smoke Screening [Published Imaging Economics - Sep 19 2014]
New study: Ubiquitous chemicals known as phthal... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Sep 19 2014]
Big Oil's California Battleground [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 19 2014]
MRMC September Healthy Woman event [Published Moberly Monitor-Index - Sep 19 2014]
CVS changes name, turns down tobacco [Published WPRI - Sep 19 2014]
Monroe women ride 160 miles to honor late friend [Published Monroe Courier - Sep 19 2014]
Weekly Calendar, Sept. 19, 2014 [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Sep 19 2014]
Julian Keith “Buck” Parks [Published Farmerville Gazette - Sep 19 2014]
Report: Ohio in the Top Five States for Carbon ... [Published Public News Service - Sep 19 2014]
Irene Och, Bedminster Township resident [Published Bernardsville News - Sep 19 2014]
Kathryn Ellen Curtis [Published Tribune Star - Sep 19 2014]
Chris McCarthy [Published Fayetteville Observer - Sep 19 2014]
Harold Davis [Published South East Missourian - Sep 19 2014]
Obituary: Shirley L. (Davis) Attridge, 85, Work... [Published Salem Patch - Sep 19 2014]
Quit smoking with help from hospital [Published Daily Sun News - Sep 19 2014]
New Device Breating Optimism Into Future Of Med... [Published KDKA - Sep 19 2014]
Colorado Springs event puts in a plug for elect... [Published Colorado Springs Gazette - Sep 19 2014]
Kevin Sabet: If you think Big Tobacco was bad, ... [Published TwinCities.com - Sep 18 2014]
SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Meet the Team Ride - Sun... [Published Bicycle Paper - Sep 18 2014]
Shirley L. Attridge [Published Portsmouth Herald - Sep 18 2014]
H. HAROLD DAVIS [Published Perry County Republic Monitor - Sep 18 2014]
To vape or not to vape, that is the question [Published Kansas State Collegian - Sep 18 2014]
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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 ...
E-cigarette Facts [Published HealthBoards - Sep 04 2014]
An electronic cigarette defined by the American Lung Association is a battery operated device that stimulates smoking. These devices contain cartridges filled with liquid nicotine called e-juice. This e-juice comes in many different flavors such as ...
Will Obama do the right thing on smog this time? [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Sep 03 2014]
Over the coming year, President Obama will either repeat or undo one of his greatest insults to the environmental community — and to the nation’s air quality. On Friday, the EPA reaffirmed its longstanding scientific finding that current rules allow ...
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Leading Health Groups Call for Bold Action to E... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 08 2014]
National Report: Idaho Ranks 26th in Protecting... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 09 2013]
National Report: West Virginia Ranks 20th in Pr... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 09 2013]
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