Lung Disease News
Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500
What an exciting and productive time the past month has been in our fight for healthy lungs!

Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500
For people with asthma, the warmer weather can mean trouble. As the pollen count rises and mold spores increase, so do the chances of breathing problems.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Think about this: more than 4 in 10 people in the United States live in counties that have unhealthy levels of either ozone or particle pollution. Now think about this: in the time it took to read that, you probably took 4-5 breaths. Makes you want to know what was in that air, doesn't it?

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Whether they help provide community outreach, participate at events, provide vital leadership or support us in countless other ways, our American Lung Association volunteers are truly priceless. April 12-18 is National Volunteer Week, and we are celebrating the spirit of volunteerism, by looking at one volunteer who exemplifies all our outstanding volunteers – generous, engaged and deeply committe...

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500
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