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2011-05-13 14:28:00

REAFFIRM IMPORTANCE OF LUNG CANCER MORTALITY REDUCTION ACT WASHINGTON, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) praised national leaders for their continued and steadfast support for LCA's call to action for a more coordinated and comprehensive public health strategy to address the nation's most lethal cancer.

2011-04-15 11:26:00

Calls on Entire Delegation to Support Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act BOSTON, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Lung Cancer Alliance-New England (LCA-NE) thanked Senator John Kerry (D-MA) for being an original sponsor of the Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act (S.

2011-04-14 17:02:00

Brings total to date to $47.8 million. Funding approved in FY2011 budget compromise via the Department of Defense Lung Cancer Research Program.

2011-04-07 14:16:00

PRAISES SENATORS DIANNE FEINSTEIN (D-CA), JOHN KERRY (D-MA), JOHNNY ISAKSON (R-GA) AND HOUSE MEMBERS DONNA CHRISTENSEN (D-VI) AND FRANK LOBIONDO (R-NJ) FOR THEIR CONTINUED LEADERSHIP WASHINGTON, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) praised congressional leadership for again stepping forth and reintroducing federal legislation to provide for a compassionate and comprehensive plan of action for lung cancer - the leading cause of cancer death.

2011-04-01 14:54:00

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) called again today for a comprehensive plan of action that will make reducing lung cancer mortality a public health priority.

2011-03-10 15:33:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) President and CEO Laurie Fenton-Ambrose issued the following statement today on the death of Pamela Hicks of Granville, NY: On behalf of the Board of Directors, our staff and fellow advocates, Lung Cancer Alliance offers the deepest sympathy to Sarah and Jason on the death of their mother, Pamela. Pamela was one of our "pioneer advocates" and a co-founder of LCA's New York State chapter in 2006, one year after...

2011-02-25 10:23:00

3rd Annual 5K Walk to raise awareness and show support for the lung cancer community; Emceed by NBC's Whitney Southwick SAN DIEGO, Feb.

2011-01-06 14:17:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) issued notice today that January 2011 is National Radon Action Month and advised especially those living in areas of high concentration to have their homes tested. Radon has been identified by the U.S.

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