Latest American Lung Association of Florida Stories

2010-04-12 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association today released its report, Too Many Cases, Too Many Deaths: Lung Cancer in African Americans, a compilation of research examining lung cancer among African Americans and the need to eliminate this and other health disparities.

2010-02-25 10:54:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Every year, millions of Americans faithfully make New Year's resolutions including quitting smoking.

2009-12-15 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many people will make New Year's resolutions to quit smoking this year. With a still uncertain economy, quitting smoking is good both for your health and your wallet.

2009-04-22 08:00:00

--Only Two States Passed Comprehensive Smokefree Laws, Three plus DC Raised Tobacco Taxes-- WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a report released today by the American Lung Association, 2008 proved to be a slow year for tobacco control policies on the state level, with only a select few taking the steps that are needed to curb tobacco use and save lives.

2009-01-13 06:31:00

2009 Presents Tremendous Opportunities to Reverse Tobacco Caused Public Health Crisis Editor's Note: Complete report including federal and state grades available at: www.stateoftobaccocontrol.org. WASHINGTON, Jan.

2008-12-18 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many people will make New Year's resolutions to quit smoking this year. With the economy in turmoil, quitting smoking is not only good for your health, but also your wallet.

2008-07-30 21:00:36

WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association congratulates the U.S. House of Representatives for its historic passage of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act today.

2008-06-26 12:03:21

WASHINGTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An article in this week's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report released today by the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.