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Lung Health Champion registration for the 18th annual Hustle up the Hancock on February 22, 2015 is now open. Lung Health Championís commit to fundraising $1,000 per person by March 2015. General registration begins on November 3, 2014 at 8AM CST here at www.lungchicago.org. Registration is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no registration on event day.
Evanston aldermen unanimously backed an ordinance to raise the age for sale and purchase of tobacco products from 18 to 21. Respiratory Health Association is very excited about this proposed ordinance and supports Evanston's efforts in youth tobacco prevention. Click here to learn more.
Runners from Respiratory Health Association's Lung Power Team rocked the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, running their hardest and raising over $22,000 so far. You can still make a donation to support our runners as they raise funds for lung health research and programs. Click here to learn more and to donate.
- CVS stops selling tobacco products
- Efforts to end smoking in Chicago parks
- Asthma twice as likely in black children as whites