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  1. Life After Cancer
    (Web Page; Thu Dec 5 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: Welcome, my friends, to the launch of a new EACH Breath Blog series: Life After Cancer. If you are in remission, cured, living with cancer or know someone who is, then you are in the right place. Most importantly, you are not alone.
  2. What Pop Culture Gets Wrong (and Right) about Cystic Fibrosis
    (Web Page; Tue Dec 3 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: The release of the movie “Five Feet Apart” gave an often misunderstood disease some media attention, but not everyone was happy about how the condition was portrayed.
  3. Our Community Shows Tremendous Appreciation for Lung Health Researchers
    (Web Page; Tue Nov 26 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: Researchers often work behind the scenes, and don’t always get the recognition they truly deserve. That’s why we wanted to give everyone a chance to voice their gratitude to the researchers helping move us toward a world free of lung disease. Though we received hundreds of responses, here are some of the most moving stories of appreciation.
  4. How to Protect Yourself from the Second Leading Cause of Lung Cancer
    (Web Page; Thu Nov 21 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: It is a common misconception that only people who smoked are at risk for lung cancer. The truth is there are a variety of things that can cause damage to your lungs and may eventually lead to lung cancer. In fact, the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S., responsible for an estimated 21,000 related lung cancer deaths each year, has nothing to do with tobacco but is instead a toxic gas in the air.
  5. Flu Shots for Pregnant Women: It’s Not Just Safe, It’s Necessary
    (Web Page; Tue Nov 19 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: It is flu season, and a recent report suggests that one of the highest risk groups has been neglecting to get this vital vaccine. According to the CDC, pregnant women are more likely to develop severe illness or become hospitalized from contracting influenza.
  6. Finding a Cure for Lung Cancer: There Is Hope
    (Web Page; Thu Nov 14 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: When it comes to cancer treatment, the heartbreaking truth remains that we still have a lot of work to do. However, dramatic statements that suggest there has been little improvement shortchange important advancements that have been, and are still being made, such as targeted therapies and treatments that unleash the power of the immune system to attack cancer.
  7. Honoring Veterans Day: Denny's Story
    (Web Page; Mon Nov 11 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: Today is Veterans Day, and in honor of all those who’ve served, we are proud to tell the story of LUNG FORCE Hero Denny and her husband, Jack.
  8. Denise’s “Saved By The Scan” Story
    (Web Page; Wed Nov 6 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: When LUNG FORCE Hero Denise L. first saw a billboard for Saved By The Scan and the lung cancer screening eligibility quiz, she hadn’t heard of low-dose CT scans or early detection for lung cancer. But seeing that sign helped set in motion the path to detecting her lung cancer early and ultimately saving her life. We sat down to talk to Denise more about her journey.
  9. How a Car Accident Saved My Life: Why you should sign up for healthcare today
    (Web Page; Tue Nov 5 24:00:00 CST 2019)
    Description: This year’s open enrollment period to purchase private health insurance through Healthcare.gov has begun. This means that now through December 15, many Americans who buy coverage on the individual market or are uninsured will be struggling to make important decisions about their insurance needs.
  10. Asthma Training Breathes New Life into Kansas City Pediatric Clinic
    (Web Page; Mon Oct 28 24:00:00 CDT 2019)
    Description: Through the Enhancing Care for Children with Asthma Program, this pediatrician and her staff are now better able to coach patients on asthma care and sticking to their treatment plan.
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