Patricia C., TN | American Lung Association

Patricia C., TN

I moved here from Massachusetts and was amazed to find out that there are no required emission controls for vehicles here. I have asthma and COPD. When I watch the weather channel and it says air quality is bad, I have to stay in the house. I guess the air quality is consistently poor in Tennessee.
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