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Local Firefighters Raise Funds for American Lung Association

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 21st, 2014 |

News Headline: Local Firefighters Raise Funds for American Lung Association Date: 2/21/14 Outlet Full Name: Hamden Post-Chronicle Author: Lynn Fredricksen http://www.ctpostchronicle.com/articles/2014/02/21/life/doc53076ceb447b7079888897.txt?viewmode=fullstory Residents may not realize it, but local firefighters, as a group, are an amazingly valuable local treasure. In addition to fighting fires and saving lives, this group of fire professionals gives selflessly to help… Read More

Lexington’s Beards for Buds Aims to Raise Cancer Awareness, Money for Research

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 16th, 2014 |

News Headline: Lexington’s Beards for Buds Aims to Raise Cancer Awareness, Money for Research Date: 2/16/14 Outlet Full Name: Kentucky Author: Valarie Honeycutt Spears http://www.kentucky.com/2014/02/16/3092729/wearing-their-support-on-their.html In 2012, to raise awareness about men’s cancers, Jud Davis started a beard-growing contest between the church he attended, Woodford County’s Pisgah Presbyterian, and Lexington’s Maxwell Street Presbyterian Church. Davis… Read More

See Fox59 Morning Team Race Against Firefighters for the Fight for Air Club

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 13th, 2014 |

Date: 2/13/14 Outlet Full Name: Fox 59 Indianapolis Author: Vanessa McClure http://fox59.com/2014/02/13/watch-the-fox59-morning-team-race-against-firefighters-to-practice-for-the-fight-for-air-climb/#axzz2tEFLdsx7 Join FOX59 in the fight against lung disease! We’re taking our mission to a whole new level, climbing to the top of Chase Tower for the American Lung Association in Indiana’s Fight for Air Climb. On Saturday, March 8, hundreds of people from… Read More

Fighting Lung Cancer, One Step At a Time

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 5th, 2014 |

News Headline: Fighting Lung Cancer, One Step At a Time Date: 1/5/14 Outlet Full Name: The Recorder Author: Chris Curtis http://www.recorder.com/home/10042854-95/fighting-lung-cancer-one-step-at-a-time TURNERS FALLS — Deborah Miller lost her father when she was 28, and 28 years later she is still finding ways to be closer to him and to raise awareness and money for the… Read More

Photo Exhibit Spreading Awareness of Lung Cancer Prevention

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 10th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Photo Exhibit Spreading Awareness of Lung Cancer Prevention Date:  12/10/13 Outlet Full Name:  Surf Kentucky News Author:  David Gillum http://surfky.com/index.php/communities/303-local-lexington-top-news/42100-photo-exhibit-spreading-awareness-of-lung-cancer-prevention Kentucky lung cancer survivors were honored Monday during the unveiling of a photo exhibit called “Faces of Lung Cancer” in the atrium of the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center’s Combs Research Building…. Read More

Texans Cornerbacks Joseph and Jackson ‘Tailgating for a Cure’

Posted by Samantha Powell on October 1st, 2013 |

News Headline: Texans Cornerbacks Joseph and Jackson ‘Tailgating for a Cure’ Date: 10/1/13 Outlet Full Name: My Fox Houston Author Name: Alexander Supgul http://www.myfoxhouston.com/story/23579449/2013/10/01/texans-cornerbacks-joseph-and-jackson-tailgating-for-a-cure HOUSTON (FOX 26) – Two key members of the Houston Texans starting secondary are working together off the field to help prevent lung diseases and breast cancer. The diseases have personally… Read More

An Unlikely Lung Cancer Patient Views Penn State’s Dance Marathon From Both Sides

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 3rd, 2013 |

News Headline: An Unlikely Lung Cancer Patient Views Penn State’s Dance Marathon From Both Sides Date: 9/3/13 Outlet Full Name: State College Author Name: Adam Lidgett http://www.statecollege.com/news/local-news/an-unlikely-lung-cancer-patient-views-penn-states-dance-marathon-from-both-sides,1375307/ For Penn State junior Ashley Randolph, a healthy, active young woman — having cancer was against the odds. And it took a stroke of luck to discover what… Read More