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Aeri Health Announces Partnership with The Lung Association’s Breathing as One Campaign, Launches New Mobile COPD App

November 18th, 2015
Toronto, ON and Vancouver, BC - The Lung Association, through its Breathing as One research campaign, and Aeri Health, a Vancouver-based integrated health management company, today announced the launch of a new...
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November Is Lung Month

November 2nd, 2015
Every day we breathe 22,000 times. Most of us never stop to think about our breath. But for those who struggle to breathe, it is all that matters.   This November, the Lung Association is rallying Canadians to...
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Group at Radon Launch Event

This November Many Voices Will Join Together To Encourage Canadians to Take Action on Radon

October 28th, 2015
November is Radon Action Month. Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer for non-smokers. It is easy to measure the radon level in your home, workplace or school and easy to fix if you have a problem.  Techniques...
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Thank you to Gallant Leaman Group!

October 9th, 2015
Exciting news! We won an Rx Club award!On behalf of The Lung Association, Gallant Leaman Group developed the One Deep Breath holiday mailer.We are thrilled to announce it won an Rx Club award, being recognized...
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Anne Marie Downey, Chair of the CLA Board of Directors

The Canadian Lung Association announces 2015-16 Board of Directors

July 30th, 2015
Ottawa – The Canadian Lung Association is pleased to announce the election of Anne Marie Downey as the Chair of its national Board of Directors at its annual general meeting in June.Ms. Downey has been a long-time...
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Dean Karakasis presents lifetime award to Dick Shuhany

Canadian Lung Association honours long-time volunteer Richard Shuhany with 2015 lifetime achievement award

June 15th, 2015
Photo: CLA Board Chair Dean Karakasis presents lifetime achievement award to long-time volunteer Dick Shuhany.   Ottawa – The Canadian Lung Association is pleased to announce that long-time volunteer...
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Study finds weight loss in obese adults can reduce severity of asthma: Unlocking the connection between asthma and obesity

June 11th, 2015
Ottawa – A new Canadian study has found that weight loss in obese adults can reduce their asthma severity. The research team, led by Dr. Smita Pakhale, a respirologist in the department of medicine at The Ottawa...
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World No Tobacco Day Statement: A call to modernize and strengthen Canada’s national tobacco control strategy

May 29th, 2015
On the occasion of World No Tobacco Day on May 31, Canadian health organizations have called upon the federal government to set a bold new course to drive down tobacco use more quickly. “There is no doubt that...
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A New Position Paper on the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Preschoolers

May 5th, 2015
On World Asthma Day (May 5th), the Canadian Lung Association is pleased to announce that its medical section, the Canadian Thoracic Society, along with the Canadian Paediatric Society have developed a new position paper...
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7 Tips to keep your asthma under control

May 4th, 2015
Almost three million Canadians and more than 300 million people worldwide have asthma, including many top athletes. Asthma is a common chronic lung disease that can make it difficult to breathe.  Although there is...
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