Latest American Lung Association of Florida Stories

2011-01-20 04:00:00

American Lung Association Releases 2010 State of Tobacco Control Report WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-11-09 08:10:00

Despite Federal Health Care Overhaul, Gaps Remain in Helping Smokers Quit WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Millions of Americans will get needed help to quit smoking thanks to the newly enacted U.S.

2010-10-26 00:01:44

A Breath of Fresh Air: Bloom Health Partners with American Lung Association to Offer Freedom From Smoking Program Freedom From Smoking Program now available as part of Bloom Health’s Virtual Shelf of health insurance plans and other services Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) October 25, 2010 Bloom Health today announced a partnership with the American Lung Association.

2010-08-31 09:04:00

Register Now for the Embargoed Virtual Press Conference WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by American Lung Association: WHAT: The American Lung Association will host a press briefing on September 14, 2010, from 2 to 3 p.m.

2010-07-14 15:21:00

New American Lung Association Program Accepting Applications DES MOINES, Iowa, July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, August 13th, children between the ages of 6 and 14 will participate in the American Lung Association in Iowa's asthma education event at Principal Park.

2010-06-29 14:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association's latest health disparity report, Smoking Out a Deadly Threat: Tobacco Use in the LGBT Community, examines the trend of higher tobacco use among the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and the need for additional research specific to this community. Most state and national health surveys do not collect information on sexual orientation and gender identity; however, there are current data...

2010-05-13 07:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association launched its first nationwide public service advertising (PSA) brand campaign in more than a decade today in an effort to raise awareness and engage people in the mission of the century-old public health charity.

2010-05-05 16:23:00

A Gift of American Lung Association's Freedom From Smoking(R) Online Could Help You Celebrate Many More Mother's Days WASHINGTON, May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in America, and its toll on women -- including mothers --is tragic.

2010-04-20 06:59:00

Register Now for the 'State of the Air' Embargoed Virtual Press Conference WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following advisory was issued today by the American Lung Association: WHAT: The American Lung Association will release the results of its annual State of the Air report during an embargoed virtual press conference to be held via webinar and teleconference at 2:00 PM (EDT) on Tuesday, April 27, 2010.

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