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2014-07-01 23:05:08

The “Share Your Story” Campaign Honoring Lung Cancer Awareness Month Recognized for Creativity and Excellence Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Blue Water was recently recognized by the Web Marketing Association’s 12th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) for the American Lung Association’s ‘Share Your Story’ campaign. Named “Best Associations Integrated Ad Campaign” and “Best Health Care Integrated Ad Campaign,” the campaign honored Lung Cancer Awareness...

2014-07-01 16:29:29

LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association in California hosted its LUNG FORCE Gala on Saturday, June 28, and honored individuals and organizations for their significant contributions to increase awareness of lung cancer and make lung cancer in women a public health priority. The honorees were presented with LUNG FORCE awards at this inaugural event, which was held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. The LUNG FORCE Gala also featured a...

2014-06-18 23:02:26

Columbia Law Firm helps raise funds in support of lung disease research, education, and advocacy. Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Barnes Alford is pleased to announce they were a sponsor at the American Lung Association’s fifth annual Fight for Air Climb, held on May 31, 2014. Participants in the event raced up the 479 steps of downtown Columbia’s Capitol Center, the tallest office building in South Carolina, to raise funds in support of lung disease research,...

2014-06-03 08:27:38

All proceeds from sale of Jewel's song to support LUNG FORCE; CVS Caremark Continues Commitment as National Presenting Sponsor of LUNG FORCE with In-Store Promotion in June CHICAGO, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jewel unveiled a new song, "Sing On," in support of LUNG FORCE, a new initiative to make lung cancer in women a public health priority, drive policy change and increase research funding. LUNG FORCE is a national movement led by the American...

2014-06-02 08:31:35

Campaign to fund American Lung Association's New Public Health Initiative LUNG FORCE to Raise Awareness of #1 Cancer Killer of Women - Lung Cancer WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Caremark Corporation, today announced an in-store fundraising campaign to help fight the #1 cancer killer of women - lung cancer. Funds raised through the campaign will benefit LUNG FORCE, a new initiative to make lung cancer in women a public health...

2014-05-21 16:20:40

Low Carbon Fuel Standard, cap-and trade-program cutting transportation pollution statewide SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report, Driving California Forward from Environmental Defense Fund and the American Lung Association in California, provides a comprehensive health and economic benefit analysis of California's fuels policies within the voter-supported landmark climate law, AB 32. The report finds that the state's Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) and...

2014-05-13 16:28:15

Lung Cancer Became the Leading Cause of Cancer Death Among Women in the 1980's WASHINGTON, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance praised American Lung Association on its launch of LUNG FORCE, an initiative aimed at raising awareness among women about lung cancer. "We welcome the American Lung Association's help in bringing attention to the fact that lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women - an appropriate and important message during...

2014-05-13 08:31:14

CVS Caremark signs on as national presenting sponsor to raise awareness of the #1 cancer killer of women CHICAGO, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the American Lung Association, in partnership with national presenting sponsor, CVS Caremark, unveiled LUNG FORCE, a new initiative to make lung cancer in women a public health priority, drive policy change and increase research funding. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-04-30 16:24:09

Clean Diesel Engines Helping Drive Clean Air Progress WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement today regarding the release of the "State of the Air 2014" report by the American Lung Association (ALA). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO Today's report by the American Lung Association finds that nearly half of all Americans live in counties in the U.S. where ozone or particulate emission levels are...

2014-04-30 08:25:56

Long list of emissions that must be addressed includes methane HARRISBURG, Pa., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association (ALA) released today its annual "State of the Air" report and while the U.S. continues to see improvements in air quality thanks to the Clean Air Act, warming temperatures are the likely reason we are still not breathing easy. Forty-seven percent of U.S. residents live where the air is often too unhealthy to breathe, an increase from...


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