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The Mercury News
Why California’s most polluting vehicles aren’t required to get smog checksareas can experience stunted lung function and development, said Bonnie Holmes-
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
areas can experience stunted lung function and development, said Bonnie Holmes-Gen, senior director of air quality at the American Lung Association in California. In California, the number of particulate matter-related premature deaths from all... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pharma ducks Obamacare debate and fights transparency. And yet it wants our trustplans oppose it. So do patient advocacy groups, including the American Cancer S
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 hours ago
plans oppose it. So do patient advocacy groups, including the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association and American Lung Association. And yet the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America is silent. The industry takes a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, July 23, 2017for Air, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Alpine Bank downtown Grand Junction Branch, climb 10 s
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for Air, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Alpine Bank downtown Grand Junction Branch, climb 10 stories of stairs to raise funds for the American Lung Association, $20, register, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). 250-1289. Montrose Day,... Read more
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Business Standard India
US reopens Harley settlement, cutting funds for pollution reduction planwith Harley-Davidson, it would have paid $12 million in civil penalties and fun
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
with Harley-Davidson, it would have paid $12 million in civil penalties and funded a $3 million project administered by the American Lung Association of the Northeast to upgrade wood-burning stoves. A new consent decree, proposed Thursday in federal... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Trump DOJ gives Harley-Davidson $3 million discount on Obama-era pollution finefines for selling illegal “Screaming Eagle” motorcycle tuners. But it will no l
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
fines for selling illegal “Screaming Eagle” motorcycle tuners. But it will no longer be compelled to pay $3 million to an American Lung Association project promoting cleaner burning cook stoves, according to the notice from the justice... Read more
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Business Wire
New CBO Score Confirms Senate Health Care Bill Still Fails to Protect Patientsand adequate health care coverage. Signers:American Cancer Society Cancer Acti
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
and adequate health care coverage. Signers:American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network American Heart Association American Lung Association Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Lutheran Services in America March of Dimes Muscular Dystrophy... Read more
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FOX News
Popcorn lung: Are people who vape at risk?According to the American Lung Association, the use of electronic devices to in
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
According to the American Lung Association, the use of electronic devices to inhale vaporized nicotine-containing liquids is a serious public health concern. Often referred to as vaping, the use of e-cigarettes increased 900 percent among high... Read more
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The Hill
Trump administration to drop $3M Harley-Davidson pollution fineemitted more pollution than federal standards allow. As part of the settlement
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
emitted more pollution than federal standards allow. As part of the settlement, the company also agreed to work with the American Lung Association to replace world-burning appliances in the Northeast. ADVERTISEMENT Such a reversal would be the... Read more
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FOX Business
US Justice Department expected to drop $3M Harley-Davidson emissions penaltyas part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about $3 mil
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
as part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about $3 million and enter into an agreement with the American Lung Association of the Northeast to retrofit or replace wood-burning appliances with cleaner stoves. The consent... Read more
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FOX Business
US Justice Department expected to drop $3M Harley-Davidson emissions penaltyas part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about $3 mil
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
as part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about $3 million and enter into an agreement with the American Lung Association of the Northeast to retrofit or replace wood-burning appliances with cleaner stoves. The consent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US Justice Department expected to drop US$3 million Harley-Davidson emissions penaltyas part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about US$3 m
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
as part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about US$3 million and enter into an agreement with the American Lung Association of the Northeast to retrofit or replace wood-burning appliances with cleaner stoves. The consent... Read more
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Reuters
Justice Department expected to drop $3 million Harley-Davidson emissions penaltyas part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about $3 mil
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
as part of a federal court consent decree. It also agreed to spend about $3 million and enter into an agreement with the American Lung Association of the Northeast to retrofit or replace wood-burning appliances with cleaner stoves. The consent... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Texas: Less crime, lower taxes and cleaner airof 85 mph, America’s highest. One thing Ms. Hubler likely wouldn’t have seen i
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
of 85 mph, America’s highest. One thing Ms. Hubler likely wouldn’t have seen in her brief visit to Texas is the air. The American Lung Association ranks the dirtiest cities in the nation by ozone, year round particle pollution and short-term... Read more
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Roll Call
House Passes Delay for EPA's Obama-era Ozone Standardsa safeguard of our public health law.” Democratic opposition was joined by a g
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
a safeguard of our public health law.” Democratic opposition was joined by a group of 15 medical organizations led by the American Lung Association that wrote to lawmakers urging them to vote against the bill because its “changes will permanently... Read more
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Business Wire
The Bardstown Bourbon Company Announces the Appointment of John J. Mack to Its Board of Directorsserved on numerous Boards, including the National Board of Governors of the Ame
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
served on numerous Boards, including the National Board of Governors of the American Red Cross in Washington, D.C., The American Lung Association, Board of Visitors of the Kenan-Flagler Business School at UNC – Chapel Hill, the Advisory Board of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Obamacare repeal dead, for nowtill we win." Groups including the American Medical Association, American Hosp
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
till we win." Groups including the American Medical Association, American Hospital Association, American Cancer Society, American Lung Association and also insurance industry trade groups are focusing fire at the bill's amendment by Sen. Ted... Read more
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SaukValley.com
GOP bills would erase protections for sick Americanslast week, condemning the latest version of the Senate bill. The coalition inc
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
last week, condemning the latest version of the Senate bill. The coalition includes the American Heart Association, the American Lung Association, the March of Dimes, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the AARP and the advocacy arm of the American... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of Service Groups for July 17, 2017and membership contact, call 386-672-7678. 10. American Legion Riders Post 270
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
and membership contact, call 386-672-7678. 10. American Legion Riders Post 270 (Port Orange): 386-788-6800. 11. American Lung Association: Smoke cessation, asthma information and more. lungusa.org; 386-255-6447; 800-586-4872. 12.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Biz Buzz: July 16, 2017have participants gasping for breath. On July 29, the bank is sponsoring Stair
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
have participants gasping for breath. On July 29, the bank is sponsoring Stairs for Air, an event to raise money for the American Lung Association, where teams of participants will be challenged to climb the stairs of the 10-story bank... Read more
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Deseret News
Steve Olsen: Common sense health care reform is difficult but possibleAssociation, the American Academy of Family Physicians, and charitable groups l
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians, and charitable groups like the American Cancer Society and the American Lung Association, have all come out in opposition to the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill currently under... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death notices, July 14, 2017grandchildren. Memorial contributions the American Heart Association, 7272 Gre
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
grandchildren. Memorial contributions the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231; or to the American Lung Association Colorado, 5600 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Suite 100, Greenwood Village 80111. ■ Irving “Bud”... Read more
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Business Insider
'Unacceptable': Doctors and patient advocates slam the Senate Republicans' healthcare plan (again)draft was released, the tone was the same. "The new Senate bill still fails chi
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
draft was released, the tone was the same. "The new Senate bill still fails children," the organization tweeted. The American Lung Association wasn't happy with the impact of the revised bill on preexisting conditions. The American Heart... Read more
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Business Wire
New Draft of BCRA Fails to Adequately Protect People with Pre-existing ConditionsCancer Society Cancer Action Network American Diabetes Association American H
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
Cancer Society Cancer Action Network American Diabetes Association American Heart Association American Lung Association Cystic Fibrosis Foundation March of Dimes Muscular Dystrophy Association National Health... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Kentucky Health Care Speechthe American Psychiatric Association, the Federation of American Hospitals, the
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
the American Psychiatric Association, the Federation of American Hospitals, the Catholic Health Association, the American Lung Association, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the March of Dimes, the National MS Society and the American... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Stonefire Lights Up; Let's Quit the Smokefree Guessing Game. CategoryIt is the least the city can do to honor the hard work of the health advocates
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 16 days ago
It is the least the city can do to honor the hard work of the health advocates who fought for our "A" report card from the American Lung Association, which freely admits compliance is not part of its city evaluation, although some day it may be.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
American Lung Association against borrowing from tobacco settlement to balance state budgetwith tobacco companies could help cover a $2 billion budget shortfall. It's a
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 16 days ago
with tobacco companies could help cover a $2 billion budget shortfall. It's a proposal that falls short with the American Lung Association. American Lung Association VP of community impact Joy Meyer said "by taking those dollars, what we... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Charity cookout event to honor Fox 2 reporter Ron Savageand so involved in the community. He was scheduled to do the Fight for Air chal
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
and so involved in the community. He was scheduled to do the Fight for Air challenge at the RenCen the next day for the American Lung Association. He did that every year. It was just like what? It was just so sudden, so shocking, so surreal. It... Read more
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The Seattle Times
EPA chief works closely with industry, not environmentalistsof at least three major environmental and public-health groups — the Audubon So
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
of at least three major environmental and public-health groups — the Audubon Society, the Nature Conservancy and the American Lung Association — have had meetings with Pruitt, they said. EPA officials said he had also met with advocacy groups... Read more
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Deseret News
What wildfires are doing to your family's healthadults. And the pollutants a wildfire disperses can trigger asthma attacks, hea
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
adults. And the pollutants a wildfire disperses can trigger asthma attacks, heart attacks and strokes, according to the American Lung Association. If holiday fireworks set off a brush fire near you, or if you're vacationing near an active fire... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Conundrum a national ‘Hot Spot’ for Leave No Trace groupand environmental studies,” Stevens said. “Not too many have backgrounds in mar
Aspen Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
and environmental studies,” Stevens said. “Not too many have backgrounds in marketing. After college, I worked for the American Lung Association on their tobacco cessation program. And I worked in marketing for a nonprofit environmental kids’... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
McFeatters: Patriots needed to fix health care billof Pediatrics. The American Heart Association, which says, “The Senate draft he
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
of Pediatrics. The American Heart Association, which says, “The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless.” The American Lung Association. The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse. The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The... Read more
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Market Watch
The one preventable health problem that’s most likely to kill you20 years. Her articles and blog posts have appeared in Pregnancy, Fit Pregnancy
Market Watch / Posted 24 days ago
20 years. Her articles and blog posts have appeared in Pregnancy, Fit Pregnancy, Modern Bride, Lung.org (website for the American Lung Association), Bottom Line Health and ObGyn.net. Joelle earned a BA in English from New York University and an... Read more
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The Mercury News
Smoking at California parks and beaches could soon be illegalbefore advancing to the Assembly floor. The proposal has no formal opposition a
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
before advancing to the Assembly floor. The proposal has no formal opposition and is backed by groups including the American Lung Association, Save the Bay, the California State Lands Commission, the California Statewide Firefighters... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
American Lung Association event to return to Palm Beach next season Arlette Gordon and Judi Richards. Photo by Darryl Davidoff Posted: 7:00 a.m.
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Arlette Gordon and Judi Richards. Photo by Darryl Davidoff Posted: 7:00 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017 About the Author Still in the single digits and she’s already a... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Minnesotans can take free ride in EV at outlet mallevent include Twin Cities Premium Outlets & Albertville Premium Outlets, Wright
The Auto Channel / Posted 24 days ago
event include Twin Cities Premium Outlets & Albertville Premium Outlets, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association, American Lung Association in Minnesota and ZEF Energy. Employees from these organizations will also be available to answer... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Air pollution limits in US aren’t low enough to prevent deathsindicates that additional effort to reduce PM2.5 and ozone would save lives,” C
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
indicates that additional effort to reduce PM2.5 and ozone would save lives,” Christman, who is also a spokesman for the American Lung Association, told Reuters Health by phone. “As a matter of fact, further reduction in PM2.5 below the (federal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Air pollution limits in US inadequate to prevent deathsindicates that additional effort to reduce PM2.5 and ozone would save lives," C
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
indicates that additional effort to reduce PM2.5 and ozone would save lives," Christman, who is also a spokesman for the American Lung Association, told Reuters Health by phone. "As a matter of fact, further reduction in PM2.5 below the (federal... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansans visit D.C. to urge 'no'of several groups working to derail the Republican-backed legislation. On Tuesd
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
of several groups working to derail the Republican-backed legislation. On Tuesday, the American Diabetes Association, the American Lung Association, the March of Dimes, the American Cancer Society's Cancer Action Network and others ran a full-page... Read more
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New America Media
$700 Billion Tax Cut for the Wealthy and The Damage to American Healthpatient advocates: American Public Health Association, American Association of
New America Media / Posted 26 days ago
patient advocates: American Public Health Association, American Association of Retired Persons, American Heart Association, American Lung Association, and others. Although there are currently enough Republican Senators who oppose the Senate Health... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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News 8000
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
News 8000 / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
KTXS Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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KECI Missoula
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
KECI Missoula / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
AMA joins other groups in opposing Senate health billthe Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate to reject this bill." American Heart Association: "The Senate draft health care bill is literally heartless." American Lung Association: "The healthcare legislation released today falls woefully short of providing healthcare for the 32... Read more
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CBS News
Does health insurance coverage really save lives?enough support. More than a dozen leading health and medical groups oppose the
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
enough support. More than a dozen leading health and medical groups oppose the Senate bill, including the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Lung Association, AARP and the American Hospital Assoc... Read more
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