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The mission of the American Lung Association is to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. Through research, education and advocacy, we fight to reduce smoking, clean the air we breathe, prevent and treat lung diseases including asthma and COPD, and eliminate lung cancer.
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Meet our New Intern: Brooke Trujillo

Meet our new intern Brooke Trujillo. We’re excited to have her on our team, working with Samantha on lots of policy related projects! Check out her ABCs and get to know her a little better. A is for Area Code: 707 B is for Breakfast. What did you have for breakfast today? Scrambled ERead More »

Buying Dirty Air

Our annual State of the Air reports tell us that Californians face greater air pollution challenges than anywhere in the nation. Our volunteers, medical and health partners and staff fight for clean air because we know the terrible toll unhealthy air c...Read More »

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In Havana, Gov. Andrew Cuomo Urges Engagement With Cuba New York governor alludes to human rights, talks trade on trip

“I also want to thank the minister for my first Cuban cigar,” he said, referring to Mr. Diaz, “which I intend to enjoy right after this meeting. So if I speak quickly, please forgive me.”Read more »

Cuomo Brings the Chobani Gospel to Cuba — and Admires Cars and Cigar

Cuomo also inevitably received a cigar during his stay from the minister of trade and foreign investments, ...“I also want to thank the minister for my first Cuban cigar, which I intend to enjoy right after this meeting. So if I speak quickly, please forRead more »