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Nov 29, 2012, 10:15 ET New Poll Shows the Public Wants EPA to Set Stricter Soot Health Standards

As the December 14, 2012, deadline approaches for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to issue updated health standards for fine particle...


Apr 07, 2011, 05:27 ET American Lung Association Supports Texas Senate Bill 15

The American Lung Association supports Texas Senate Bill 15, which seeks to create a statewide energy policy planning entity and process to develop a ...


Dec 06, 2010, 09:00 ET The American Lung Association Kicks Off 2010-2011 Influenza Season in Detroit During National Influenza Vaccination Week

The American Lung Association is kicking off the 2010-2011 Faces of Influenza initiative in Detroit during the Centers for Disease Control and...


Nov 08, 2010, 08:00 ET American Lung Association, Local Community Leaders Kick Off 2010-2011 Influenza Season in Cleveland

Olympic Gold Medalist, former "Dancing with the Stars" winner and Faces of Influenza spokesperson, Kristi Yamaguchi, will join the American Lung...


Jan 11, 2010, 09:00 ET American Lung Association Supports Centers For Disease Control and Prevention's National Influenza Vaccination Week

The American Lung Association supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), January...