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Do you want retailers to stand up for #lunghealth and stop selling #tobacco products in their stores?

Let's work together to make it happen. Urge retailers to #MakeTobaccoHistory. http://bit.ly/1pq9ocX
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State of Tobacco Control 2014

Despite strides in reducing smoking rates in America by half in the last 50 years, #tobacco use remains the leading cause of preventable death and illness in the U.S., including #lungcancer , the number one cancer killer of both men and women in America.

http://stateoftobaccocontrol.org/
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Dateline NBC Investigation: Where you live plays a big role in the prevalence of asthma, scientists say -- and low-income neighborhoods are the hardest hit. Dilapidated houses, smog-choked air and pests are making the air itself hazardous. http://nbcnews.to/1iyw4Wx

Photo: Amelia Krales / NBC News
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November is #LungCancer Awareness Month and the statistics speak for themselves. "It's Time to Topple Lung Cancer from its Perch Atop the Cancer Heap."  http://huff.to/17KdS6s
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Dear #Medicare,

#Lungcancer screening saves lives.
Please cover the cost.
#Lunghealth  

Send your note to Medicare today. Urge them to cover the cost of lung cancer screening:  http://bit.ly/1jRH2nK.
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It is sad.  A smoker will always find a place to buy them.
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Are e-cigarettes dangerous?

+American Lung Association President and CEO Harold Wimmer explains why regulation of e-cigarettes by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is urgently needed.

http://cnn.it/1iOkN4q
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2013 Christmas Seals are now available. Visit: http://christmasseals.org/ today. #holidays2013  
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Join the Ride Against TB

Tuberculosis (TB) can happen to anyone and is spread easily. But here's the good news: New technology can help us ensure proper detection and treatment. That's why +American Lung Association has partnered with Cepheid. Together, we're fighting #TB and respiratory disease. Join us and learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/RideAgainstTB
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Fighting for healthy lungs and healthy air
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The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research. With the generous support of the public, we are Fighting for Air.  When you join the American Lung Association in the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air, you help save lives today and keep America healthy tomorrow.