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1. Leah F.

(Web Page; Thu Nov 15 16:35:00 CST 2018)

American Lung Association: I am a daughter, sister, girlfriend, friend, runner, and HERO. Growing up, I was always found playing outside with friends and my older brother, Peter, in the neighborhood and school. I remember always being t...

Description: American Lung Association: I am a daughter, sister, girlfriend, friend, runner, and HERO.

2. Lynn S.

(Web Page; Tue Jan 07 09:42:00 CST 2020)

"The world was spinning Mom, and I wasn't even drunk," she blurted, stifling a nervous, awkward giggle. Five months, one week and three days later, my 25 year old daughter died in my arms. Small cell lung cancer isn't always what you th...

Description: Small cell lung cancer isn't always what you think it is. Some afternoons, a mom feels the hand of a neurosurgeon on her shoulder and hears the words "Your daughter has cancer."

3. How to Prepare Lung-Friendly Holiday Gatherings

(Web Page; Fri Mar 16 16:07:00 CDT 2018)

It's that time of year again—holiday party season is in full swing. Chestnuts are roasting, marshmallows are toasting, and we're here to help you celebrate the most wonderful time of the year without the added worry of your lung h...

Description: It's that time of year again, holiday party season is in full swing. Chestnuts are roasting, marshmallows are toasting, and we're here to help you celebrate the most wonderful time of the year without the added worry of your lung health.

4. Happy Lungs, Happy Valentine

(Web Page; Tue Feb 12 10:50:00 CST 2019)

You've cleaned the house, spritzed with perfume, lit candles, and built a roaring fire—you're all set for a romantic Valentine's Day with your sweetheart, right? Think again! You might be surprised to learn that all of the above...

Description: You’ve cleaned the house, spritzed with perfume, lit candles, and built a roaring fire - you’re all set for a romantic Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart, right? Think again! You might be surprised to learn that all of the above - and lots more - can cause indoor air pollution in your home.

5. Give Yourself a Gift of Asthma-Friendly Holidays

(Web Page; Fri Sep 21 15:16:00 CDT 2018)

The holidays can be stressful for anyone. But those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. Asthma can be treated and managed day-to-day, but during the holidays, special events ...

Description: The holidays can be stressful for anyone. But those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun.

6. Gearing Up for the Holidays with Asthma

(Web Page; Fri Sep 21 15:11:00 CDT 2018)

While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with ...

Description: While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with asthma can live normal and healthy lives," said Deborah P. Brown, Executive Vice President, American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic. "But large events outside of your normal routine – like the holidays – can trigger asthma symptoms through a variety of activities like traveling, different sleeping environments and holiday activities like sitting around the fireplace."

7. Gearing Up for the Holidays with Asthma

(Web Page; Fri Sep 21 15:11:00 CDT 2018)

While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with ...

Description: While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with asthma can live normal and healthy lives," said Deborah P. Brown, Executive Vice President, American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic. "But large events outside of your normal routine – like the holidays – can trigger asthma symptoms through a variety of activities like traveling, different sleeping environments and holiday activities like sitting around the fireplace."

8. Gearing Up for the Holidays with Asthma

(Web Page; Fri Sep 21 15:11:00 CDT 2018)

While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with ...

Description: While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with asthma can live normal and healthy lives," said Deborah P. Brown, Executive Vice President, American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic. "But large events outside of your normal routine – like the holidays – can trigger asthma symptoms through a variety of activities like traveling, different sleeping environments and holiday activities like sitting around the fireplace."

9. Gearing Up for the Holidays with Asthma

(Web Page; Fri Sep 21 15:11:00 CDT 2018)

While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with ...

Description: While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with asthma can live normal and healthy lives," said Deborah P. Brown, Executive Vice President, American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic. "But large events outside of your normal routine – like the holidays – can trigger asthma symptoms through a variety of activities like traveling, different sleeping environments and holiday activities like sitting around the fireplace."

10. Gearing Up for the Holidays with Asthma

(Web Page; Fri Sep 21 15:11:00 CDT 2018)

While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with ...

Description: While the holidays are stressful for everyone, those with chronic lung diseases like asthma must take extra precaution when planning their holiday fun. "While there is no cure for asthma, it can be managed and treated so that those with asthma can live normal and healthy lives," said Deborah P. Brown, Executive Vice President, American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic. "But large events outside of your normal routine – like the holidays – can trigger asthma symptoms through a variety of activities like traveling, different sleeping environments and holiday activities like sitting around the fireplace."

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