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MEDIA ALERT: American Lung Association to Illuminate Goodyear’s Cancer Treatment Center of America® in Turquoise in Celebration of LUNG FORCE Turquoise Takeover

(May 5, 2016) - Phoenix, AZ

PHOENIX (May 5, 2016) –

WHO: American Lung Association’s LUNG FORCE Arizona kick-off LUNG FORCE Turquoise Takeover, during National Women’s Lung Health Week in Arizona to help fight lung cancer in women.

WHAT: To celebrate National Women’s Lung Health Week (beginning May 8th), the American Lung Association’s LUNG FORCE, a fast-growing initiative uniting the nation in the fight against lung cancer - the #1 cancer killer of women - will turn famous landmarks across the country turquoise as part of the LUNG FORCE Turquoise Takeover. 

Join The American Lung Association and Cancer Treatment Center of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) on May 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. to flip the switch on lung cancer awareness among women by illuminating CTCA® at Western in turquoise. 

Use #ShareYourVoice when posting LUNG FORCE Turquoise Takeover photos on social media channels.

WHERE: Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Western Regional Medical Center

14200 Celebrate Life Way, Goodyear, AZ 85338

WHEN: Monday May 9, 2016          

Media Check-in Time: 6:30 p.m.        

Lighting Ceremony Start Time: 7:00 p.m.

CONTACT: Sharon Brooks – 602-793-7199 or [email protected] 


About the American Lung Association in Arizona 

The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. The work of the American Lung Association is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; to improve the air we breathe; to reduce the burden of lung disease on individuals and their families; and to eliminate tobacco use and  tobacco-related diseases. For more information about the American Lung Association, a holder of the Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Guide Seal, or to support the work it does, call 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872) or visit the newly redesigned website:

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