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Lung Health & Diseases American Lung Association

Details: Lung Health & Wellness. Whether you are in perfect health, or you are living with a lung condition, there are many things you can do to protect your lungs and maintain your overall health and well-being.

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Lung Disease Lookup American Lung Association

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Post COVID-19 Recovery American Lung Association

Details: This increases the risk of long-term health problems that individuals may continue to face months after the initial infection. While the lungs are the first organs affected by COVID-19, we are learning that many organs beyond the lungs can be affected. Healthcare providers are reporting long-term impacts that may affect the heart, kidneys, skin

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Nutrition and Pulmonary Fibrosis American Lung Association

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Oxygen and Pulmonary Fibrosis American Lung Association

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Formaldehyde American Lung Association

Details: What are the health effects of formaldehyde in indoor air? Formaldehyde causes cancer. 1,2 Evidence shows formaldehyde can cause a rare cancer of the nasopharynx, which is the upper part of the throat behind the nose. Formaldehyde irritates the nose, eyes, and throat.

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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency American Lung Association

Details: Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency is a rare genetic disorder that is passed on in families and can affect the lungs, liver and/or skin. When this condition affects the lungs, it causes COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).

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Staying Healthy with Lung Cancer American Lung Association

Details: Your health needs will change over time but protecting your lungs, eating right, exercising and managing your stress should always be priorities. Here are three ways to stay healthy with lung cancer: 1. Protect Your Lungs. Make sure your lungs aren't being stressed any more than they need to be. If you smoke, quit smoking.

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Physical Activity and Pulmonary Fibrosis American Lung

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Vaccines that Protect Against Respiratory Disease

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Residential Wood Burning American Lung Association

Details: Wood-Burning Emissions Threaten Lung Health. Emissions from wood smoke, discussed below, can cause coughing, wheezing, asthma attacks, heart attacks, lung cancer, and premature death, among other health effects. 1 Many of these pollutants can worsen air quality indoors and outdoors. Particle pollution. In some places, wood-burning is the major

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Living Well with Pulmonary Fibrosis American Lung

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A Guide to Assessing Tobacco Cessation Coverage in Health

Details: the health plan functions as an administrator that processes claims, ensures access to provider networks, and may or may not also provide services such as medical management, wellness, pharmacy coverage and behavioral health. The financial risk to the employer of bearing responsibility for all medical costs is offset by not having to

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COPD and Emotional Health American Lung Association

Details: The physical challenges of living with COPD can sometimes affect mood and emotional health. But managing anxiety and depression can increase your ability to stick with your prescribed COPD treatment, improve your physical health and reduce medical costs.

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Lung Health & COVID-19 FAQ

Details: Contact tracing is a decades old public health strategy to reduce diseases from spreading. If someone you have been in close contact with tests positive for COVID- 19, you will be contacted by public health workers with next steps. You will be asked to stay home and maintain social distance from others until 14 days since the date of exposure.

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Nutrition and COPD American Lung Association

Details: Other health problems or special dietary needs you have; How Does Food Relate to Breathing? The process of changing food to fuel in the body is called metabolism. Oxygen and food are the raw materials of the process, and energy and carbon dioxide are the finished products. Carbon dioxide is a waste product that we exhale.

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COVID-19 Testing and Diagnosis American Lung Association

Details: The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has a COVID-19 testing site locator if you need to find a testing site near you. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act ensures that COVID-19 testing is free to anyone in the U.S. Use the locator. Antibody Tests.

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From the Frontlines: The Truth About Masks and COVID-19

Details: Public health professionals believe that mask wearing and social distancing are the keys to controlling the first wave and diminishing or avoiding subsequent waves of the virus. Mask wearing allows us to open the economy up faster. Not wearing a mask around others only worsens the pandemic, leads to more disease, and worsens the economic effects.

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What Is Walking Pneumonia

Details: Lung Health and Diseases "Walking pneumonia" is a non-medical term for a mild case of pneumonia. Technically, it's called atypical pneumonia and is caused by bacteria or viruses; often a common bacterium called Mycoplasma pneumonia .

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A Declaration on Climate Change and Health American Lung

Details: As leading public health, patient advocacy, nursing and medical organizations, we reiterate our commitment to addressing climate change as a public health issue. The statement below explains our stance on the health impacts of climate change and the need for action to protect the public's health.

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Health Impact of Pollution State of the Air American

Details: The health burden of air pollution is not evenly shared. There are people more at risk of illness and death from air pollution than others. Several key factors affect an individual’s level of risk: Exposure – Where someone lives, where they go to school and where they work makes a big difference in how much air pollution they breathe. In

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Nitrogen Dioxide American Lung Association

Details: Nitrogen dioxide, or NO2, is a gaseous air pollutant composed of nitrogen and oxygen. NO2 forms when fossil fuels such as coal, oil, gas or diesel are burned at high temperatures.

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Health Effects of Smoking American Lung Association

Details: The Health Consequences of Smoking - 50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General. 2014. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: The Biology and Behavioral Basis for Smoking-Attributable Disease A Report of the Surgeon General. 2010. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

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Health Effects of Cigars American Lung Association

Details: Since 2001, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission has required all cigar packages and advertisements to include warnings about the significant health risks associated with cigar use. 5 For tobacco tax purposes, cigars are defined differently than cigarettes, which leads to state taxes on cigars often being significantly less than taxes on cigarettes.

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Our Lungs and the Affordable Care Act American Lung

Details: COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of quality and affordable health insurance for patients. If you recently lost your employer-sponsored coverage, you may have other options for coverage. Learn More. Know Your Benefits. The Affordable Care Act had major benefits for lung disease patients.

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Pneumonia American Lung Association

Details: Pneumonia is a common lung infection that is often a complication of the flu. Most healthy people recover from pneumonia in a few weeks but it can be life-threatening. Learn about causes and symptoms of pneumonia, how pneumonia is treated, ways to prevent pneumonia and more in …

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EACH Breath Blog American Lung Association

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Insurance Coverage and COVID-19 American Lung Association

Details: Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and most private insurance plans (including employer-sponsored plans and marketplace plans) are required to cover diagnostic testing for COVID-19 without any cost-sharing and continuing through the end of the federally declared public health emergency.

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Health Risks of E-Cigarettes and Vaping American Lung

Details: That report made clear: using e-cigarettes causes health risks. It concluded that e-cigarettes both contain and emit a number of potentially toxic substances. The Academies' report also states there is moderate evidence that youth who use e-cigarettes are at increased risk for cough and wheezing and an increase in asthma exacerbations.

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Addressing Lung Cancer Stigma American Lung Association

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Becoming a Breathe Well, Live Well Educator American

Details: A Breathe Well, Live Well Educator is a health professional, health educator, or a community health worker that engages with adults with asthma. Asthma-related knowledge and experience is recommended for anyone interested in becoming an educator.

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Facts About Hookah American Lung Association

Details: National College Health Assessment: Undergraduate Student Reference Group Data Report Fall 2018. Ambrose BK, et al. Flavored Tobacco Product Use Among US Youth Aged 12-17 Years, 2013-2014, JAMA; 2015, 314(17):1871-3.

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Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Doctor about COPD American

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About Us American Lung Association

Details: Manager, Health Promotions (AK #2021-49) City: Anchorage State: AK. The American Lung Association has an excellent opportunity for a Manager, Health Promotions, to join our incredible team in the Mountain Pacific Region.Working as a member of the Health Promotion & Education Team, you will join an outstanding group of professionals dedicated to our mission: to save …

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Behavioral Health & Tobacco Use American Lung Association

Details: Behavioral Health and Tobacco Use Rates. It is estimated that 35% of cigarette smokers have a behavioral health disorder and account for 38% of all U.S. adult cigarette consumption. 1 Despite the national cigarette smoking rate being 14% overall among adults, it is 23% for individuals with a behavioral health disorder. 1 The nicotine dependency rate for individuals with behavioral health

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Financial Assistance Programs American Lung Association

Details: Medicaid is a health coverage program for low-income people that is run by states, with some funding support from the federal government. Eligibility requirements and benefits vary state-to-state. For information about the Medicaid program in your area, contact your state Health Department. Medicare.gov

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‘State of the Air’ Highlights Need for Environmental

Details: The disproportionate health burden from air pollution results in an economic burden, too. People living in communities with higher air pollution face more missed days of school and work, as well as the additional financial strain of medical costs associated with more hospitalizations, costly medications, and trips to the emergency room.

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COPD Patient Resources and Videos American Lung Association

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Chronic Cough American Lung Association

Details: Chronic cough is a persistent cough that lasts for at least eight weeks, and often much longer. Although cough is a common symptom of many lung diseases, chronic cough can't always be linked to another disease or condition and it often doesn't respond to treatment.

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Public Policy Position

Details: Public Health Programs. The American Lung Association supports funding the asthma public health program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that includes increased surveillance, improved health tracking and funding for state and local planning and programs and public health interventions in every state. Population-based Asthma

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Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Coal Worker’s

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Billing Guide Addendum for Behavioral Health

Details: health or social functioning, or in which there is tobacco dependence. DSM-5 292.0 is the code for Tobacco Withdrawal. Behavioral health providers are qualified to use either the DSM-5 codes or ICD-10 behavioral or mental health diagnoses such as F17 codes as the primary rationale for their services. Medical providers may not and so must

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Medicare Coverage For Low-Dose CT Scans FAQ Saved By The

Details: Many private health insurance plans cover lung cancer screening without cost-sharing, but eligibility criteria varies based on type of plan you have and many plans are currently updating their criteria to match new guidelines. Check out our coverage chart to learn more.

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Lung Cancer Support Groups American Lung Association

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