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SaukValley.com
Alan J. Eberhardtp.m. Saturday, and the memorial service at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at McDonald Funer
Alan J. Eberhardt
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 hours ago
p.m. Saturday, and the memorial service at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Ave., Sterling. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to alz.org for the Alzheimer’s Association or lung.org for the American Lung Associat... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Not enough evidence for biomass plant siteand give consideration to the fact that Springfield continues to receiving fail
Not enough evidence for biomass plant site
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
and give consideration to the fact that Springfield continues to receiving failing grades for our air quality from the American Lung Association and experiences one of the highest asthma rates in the state. We are currently exploring the legal... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
American Lung Association of Colorado offering vouchers to replace or update old woodstovesDENVER – The American Lung Association of Colorado is offering money for people
American Lung Association of Colorado offering vouchers to replace or update old woodstoves
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER – The American Lung Association of Colorado is offering money for people to replace or update old wood and coal stove appliances with new EPA certified appliances, the company said on Thursday. Residents of Boulder, Denver, Jefferson,... Read more
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KWGN Denver
American Lung Association of Colorado offering vouchers to replace or update old woodstovesDENVER – The American Lung Association of Colorado is offering money for people
American Lung Association of Colorado offering vouchers to replace or update old woodstoves
KWGN Denver / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER – The American Lung Association of Colorado is offering money for people to replace or update old wood and coal stove appliances with new EPA certified appliances, the company said on Thursday. Residents of Boulder, Denver, Jefferson,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Quitting smoking gets you new friendsfurther found that quitters are more likely to start new friendships with nonsm
Quitting smoking gets you new friends
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
further found that quitters are more likely to start new friendships with nonsmokers. Senior medical consultant at the American Lung Association, Dr Norman Edelman said that he wasn’t surprised by the outcome of the study, adding that ‘it’s... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pro-tobacco tax ad mostly rings trueto increase tobacco taxes by $2 are airing a TV ad explaining why the American
Pro-tobacco tax ad mostly rings true
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
to increase tobacco taxes by $2 are airing a TV ad explaining why the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Lung Association and American Academy of Pediatrics support Proposition 56. The 30-second ad, “Yes on 56 – Why... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Betty J. Ott, society reporter, active volunteervolunteer work, she was honored by the International Institute and the local ch
Betty J. Ott, society reporter, active volunteer
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
volunteer work, she was honored by the International Institute and the local chapters of the Epilepsy Association and the American Lung Association. In 2013, she received a Community Service Award from the Network of Religious Communities for her... Read more
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Minot Daily News
It is time to increase ND’s tobacco taxof our diverse coalition, comprised of North Dakota organizations including the
It is time to increase ND’s tobacco tax
Minot Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
of our diverse coalition, comprised of North Dakota organizations including the American Legion, VFW, DAV, AMVETS, VVA, American Lung Association in ND, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, North Dakota Medical Association, North... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of 154 Area Service Groups for Monday, Aug. 15, 2016and membership contact, call 386-672-7678. 10. American Legion Riders Post 270
List of 154 Area Service Groups for Monday, Aug. 15, 2016
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 9 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 Post-Journal
Thomas M. Votyin death by his brother, Timothy Voty, who passed away March 5, 2015. A memori
Thomas M. Voty
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
in death by his brother, Timothy Voty, who passed away March 5, 2015. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, Aug. 21, at noon at the Frewsburg American Legion. The family suggest memorial donations be made to the American Lung Ass... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Parents, students with asthma need a plandue to illness, with more than 10 million lost school days every year. To get
Parents, students with asthma need a plan
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 12 days ago
due to illness, with more than 10 million lost school days every year. To get ready for a successful school year, the American Lung Association recommends this back-to-school checklist for families dealing with asthma: Schedule a checkup with... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Upstate deaths linked to air pollutionthousands of deaths, illnesses and missed work or school resulting from air pol
Upstate deaths linked to air pollution
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 12 days ago
thousands of deaths, illnesses and missed work or school resulting from air pollution, said Harold P. Wimmer, CEO of the American Lung Association, which reports that more than half the people in the United States live in counties that have... Read more
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USA Today
Study suggests fracking could release radon from groundcause of lung cancer, behind only tobacco, says Janice Nolen, assistant vice pr
Study suggests fracking could release radon from ground
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
cause of lung cancer, behind only tobacco, says Janice Nolen, assistant vice president of national policy at the American Lung Association. Radon causes 21,000 lung cancer deaths a year, according to the Environmental Protection... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Zero emission vehicle program needs a tuneupareas with poor air quality, and tailpipe emissions are a major contributor to
Zero emission vehicle program needs a tuneup
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
areas with poor air quality, and tailpipe emissions are a major contributor to air pollution. Each year, according to the American Lung Association in California, vehicle-related air pollution costs hundreds of lives, thousands of doctor visits... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
FDA bans e-cigarette sales to minors starting todayrisk to the harms and addiction of nicotine and other tobacco products," Harold
FDA bans e-cigarette sales to minors starting today
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
risk to the harms and addiction of nicotine and other tobacco products," Harold Wimmer, national president and CEO of the American Lung Association, said in May. "Ending the tobacco epidemic is more urgent than ever, and can only happen if the FDA... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
District 84 considers fragrance-free school policyin school staff to create a policy, said to be directly linked to student healt
District 84 considers fragrance-free school policy
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 15 days ago
in school staff to create a policy, said to be directly linked to student health and academic success, according to the American Lung Association (ALA). "Hopefully, we can come up with a resolution (earlier this week) to create an appropriate... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Raymond A. Bubar, president and CEO of BoncraftCraftsmen, chairman of PIA of NYS board of directors, a founding member of the
Raymond A. Bubar, president and CEO of Boncraft
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
Craftsmen, chairman of PIA of NYS board of directors, a founding member of the Print America Peer Group, treasurer of the American Lung Association and a member of the Erie County Sheriff’s Mounted Division. He was an avid golfer and a member of... Read more
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Mashable
It's going to be way harder for young people to vapewhile the FDA checks it. The news has been welcomed warmly among health advoca
It's going to be way harder for young people to vape
Mashable / Posted 15 days ago
while the FDA checks it. The news has been welcomed warmly among health advocates but less so by the vaping industry. The American Lung Association insisted that the change "will help prevent young people from starting to use tobacco, and help... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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CBS News
FDA bans e-cigarette sales to minors starting todayrisk to the harms and addiction of nicotine and other tobacco products," Harold
FDA bans e-cigarette sales to minors starting today
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
risk to the harms and addiction of nicotine and other tobacco products," Harold Wimmer, national president and CEO of the American Lung Association, said in May. "Ending the tobacco epidemic is more urgent than ever, and can only happen if the FDA... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 15 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Why teens choose e-cigarettesalready been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman
Why teens choose e-cigarettes
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
already been done in traditional cigarettes except for menthol, said Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor for the American Lung Association. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May announced regulations that would ban sales of... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 15 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Camp a breath of fresh airare on hand around the clock. In its 18th year, Camp AsthmaCadabra is sponsore
Camp a breath of fresh air
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
are on hand around the clock. In its 18th year, Camp AsthmaCadabra is sponsored by the Max and Lorraine Foundation and the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania. Meghan Padden, a camp counselor and former camper, said the camp’s main goal is... Read more
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First Coast News
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Beginning Monday, FDA will regulate e-cigs, other tobacco products as it does traditional cigarettesto conventional cigarettes and could “make harm reduction a reality for smokers
Beginning Monday, FDA will regulate e-cigs, other tobacco products as it does traditional cigarettes
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 16 days ago
to conventional cigarettes and could “make harm reduction a reality for smokers.” On the other end of the spectrum, the American Lung Association heralded the news as a “long-awaited step to protect public health.” “At last the Food and Drug... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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11 News Houston
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
E-cigarette regulations set to go into effectyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
E-cigarette regulations set to go into effect
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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USA Today
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vapeyoung people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand
It's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
young people from starting to use tobacco, and help consumers better understand the risks of using these products,” the American Lung Association said in a statement. “It will also prevent new tobacco products from being marketed unless a... Read more
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The Hindu
Weekend Being | Farm life and the asthma cluework needs to be done. But, Dr. Brian Christman, an immunologist at Vanderbilt
Weekend Being | Farm life and the asthma clue
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
work needs to be done. But, Dr. Brian Christman, an immunologist at Vanderbilt University and a volunteer spokesman for the American Lung Association, said, “They really nailed it.” The new work began when a group of investigators noticed that... Read more
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New America Media
In Ca. Clean Air Fight, Environmental Justice Takes a Leading RoleHernandez said. The air quality in San Bernardino County where the city of 203,
In Ca. Clean Air Fight, Environmental Justice Takes a Leading Role
New America Media / Posted 18 days ago
Hernandez said. The air quality in San Bernardino County where the city of 203,000 is located has been graded F by the American Lung Association because of the health hazards posed by the bad air, though it has shown improvement in the last... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Tobacco tax increase proposal makes it on November ballotproposed increase. "The only winner of cheap tobacco is the tobacco industry,"
Tobacco tax increase proposal makes it on November ballot
Minot Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
proposed increase. "The only winner of cheap tobacco is the tobacco industry," said Kristie Wolff, program manager for the American Lung Association in N.D. Advocates would like to use that money to fund healthcare services and programs for... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with asthmasummer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year d
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with asthma
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 24 days ago
summer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year due to their medical condition, asthma. The American Lung Association in West Virginia worked with the United Hospital Center (UHC) 26 years ago to co-found the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with asthmasummer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year d
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with asthma
The Marietta Times / Posted 24 days ago
summer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year due to their medical condition, asthma. The American Lung Association in West Virginia worked with the United Hospital Center (UHC) 26 years ago to co-found the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with asthmasummer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year d
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with asthma
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
summer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year due to their medical condition, asthma. The American Lung Association in West Virginia worked with the United Hospital Center (UHC) 26 years ago to co-found the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Test finds toxins at park near landfillthe department will prepare in the coming weeks, she said. Kevin Stewart , di
Test finds toxins at park near landfill
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
the department will prepare in the coming weeks, she said. Kevin Stewart , director of environmental health for the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania , also brought up some concerns about the data during the hearing. “There often... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Sandra H. Triantafelowtributes may be placed at www.longfuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers to either
Sandra H. Triantafelow
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
tributes may be placed at www.longfuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers to either the Center for Animal Health and Welfare, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton, PA 18042; or the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 4029, Ea... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with astshmasummer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year d
Camp promotes fun, understanding for kids with astshma
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 25 days ago
summer camp to those children who are turned away from other camps every year due to their medical condition, asthma. The American Lung Association in West Virginia worked with the United Hospital Center (UHC) 26 years ago to co-found the... Read more
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