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August 26, 2009
Transcripts and MP3 audio file from Lung Association's "Preparing for H1N1 flu" media call now available

(Ottawa) – The Lung Association has posted the transcripts and MP3 audio file from their "Getting Prepared for H1N1" media call hosted on August 25, 2009.

The call featured flu prevention advice from four medical experts, who discussed topics including:

  • proper handwashing and other ways to stop the spread of germs
  • how people with asthma and COPD can prepare for pandemic H1N1 flu
  • Canada's plans for the H1N1 vaccine


Getting Prepared for H1N1 flu: English transcript (Word document)

 - Getting Prepared for H1N1 flu :  MP 3 audio flie

As well, until September 12, 2009, at 11:59pm (ET), the media call is available on instant replay by calling:

Dial-in number(s):
English portion: 416-695-5800 / 800-408-3053
French portion: 514-861-2272 / 800-408-3053

Pass code:
English portion: 1344844
French portion: 6778164

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Established in 1900, The Lung Association is one of Canada's oldest and most respected health charities, and the leading national organization for science-based information, research, education, support programs and advocacy on lung heath issues.