PACT Notes May 11, 2018

PACT Notes May 11, 2018

PACT Notes May 11, 2018 American Lung Association: Turquoise Takeover! Turquoise is the signature color of the LUNG FORCE movement. Since 2014, LUNG FORCE has collected stories of lung cancer patients, survivors and caregivers- these brave women and men are our...
PACT Notes May 4th 2018

PACT Notes May 4th 2018

PACT Notes May 4, 2018 SPECIAL EDITION: Day at the Capitol 2018 On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania hosted more than 500 lung health advocates, including youth, from across Pennsylvania to rally for Pennsylvania lawmakers to take...
PACT Notes April 27, 2018

PACT Notes April 27, 2018

PACT Notes April 27th, 2018 Penn State to Adopt Tobacco-Free Policy Across all Campuses Penn State announced that the University will move to become tobacco and smoke-free across all campuses beginning with a launch in fall 2018. The use of cigarettes, e-cigarettes,...
PACT Notes April 20, 2018

PACT Notes April 20, 2018

PACT Notes April 20th, 2018 2018 State of the Air Report Released For 19 years, the American Lung Association has analyzed data from official air quality monitors to compile the “State of the Air” report. This year’s report that found ozone pollution...
PACT Notes – April 13, 2018

PACT Notes – April 13, 2018

PACT Notes April 13th, 2018 The State of US Health, 1990-2016: Burden of Disease, Injuries and Risk Factors Among US States In both 1990 and 2016, Pennsylvania had the 22nd highest age-adjusted death rate. Compared to other areas with similar socioeconomic qualities,...
PACT Notes – April 6, 2018

PACT Notes – April 6, 2018

PACT Notes April 6th, 2018 TRU Registration Closing MONDAY!  TRU Registration for Day at the Capitol 2018 closes on Monday April 9th. That is three days away! Day at the Capitol will be held on May 1st, 2018, this is less than a month away. If you haven’t...