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Please direct general media inquiries to:

Carrie Nyssen
Regional Director Advocacy & Air Quality Initiatives
American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific
(360) 883-3535
cnyssen@lungmtpacific.org

ALA in Hawaii Press Releases


2015

American Lung Association “State of the Air 2015” Shows Improvements in Hawaii’s Air Quality

Hawaii Passes Bill to Protect Youth, Becomes First State to Increase Age of Sale for Tobacco Products to 21

2014

High Risk Individuals in Hawai`i Should Get Screened for Lung Cancer

University of Hawaii Cancer Researcher Leading Innovative Lung Cancer Trial in Hawaii

First Annual LUNG FORCE Walk in Honolulu Raises Awareness and Crucial Funds for Lung Cancer

American Lung Association Warns of Health Effects From Smoke as Lava Burns Vegetation

Hawaii Community Foundation Grant Helps Bring Tobacco Cessation to Communities

Hawaii ALA Thanks Longs Drugs for its Support of LUNG FORCE!

ALA in Hawaii kicks off LUNG FORCE with a turquoise celebration of hope

Honolulu's First Respiratory Rally Educates and Empowers More Than 50 People

2013

Hawaii Stands Out Nationally as One of Few States to Make Strides in Preventing Tobacco-Caused Disease and Death


2012


American Lung Association in Hawaii Stresses Back-to-School Checklist for Students with Asthma

American Lung Association’s Annual State of the Air Report Finds Mixed Air Quality Results in Hawaii

Hawaii is One of Few States to Make Strides in Preventing Tobacco-Caused Disease and Death

January is National Radon Action Month