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Sponsor 2016 Camp Breathe Happy

Summer fun, recreation and learning await children with asthma at Breathe DC’s 2016 Camp Breathe Happy, to be held July 31 – August..

October 5, 2014

Breathe DC testifies about asthma to DC Council

Breathe DC chief executive officer Rolando Andrewn testified on May 1, 2014 before the DC Council Committee on Health, urging the District..

May 8, 2014

Sign Up for Camp Breathe Happy

Breathe DC’s 2015 CAMP BREATHE HAPPY takes place August 9-13, 2015 at 4-H Patuxent Campground in Upper Marlboro. Enrollment for..

May 8, 2014

Mini grant opportunities for DC Public housing residents

Breathe DC, with support from the DOH Community Health Administration, is awarding grants of up to $2,500 for local public housing..

January 3, 2014

Study: Strict parenting may reduce teen smoking

Parents who set limits are less likely to have kids who smoke, regardless of their ethnic and racial backgrounds, according to a new U.S...

December 31, 2013

Millions at high risk for lung cancer should be screened yearly

In a move that could affect millions of current and former smokers, a highly influential, independent panel of medical experts is..

December 30, 2013

Bloomberg Bans Use of E-Cigarettes in Public in NYC

As one of his final acts as New York City mayor, Michael Bloomberg signed into law a ban on using electronic cigarettes anywhere..

December 26, 2013

Maryland colleges join movement to snuff out student smoking

About one-third of Maryland colleges and universities have decided to follow a recent national trend to ban smoking on college campuses...

December 21, 2013

Take Action! January is National Radon Action Month

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has designated January as National Radon Action Month. Throughout January, and all year..

December 20, 2013

Asthma Care in the Winter

Asthma is a lifelong disease that causes wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and coughing. It can limit a person’s quality of..

December 18, 2013

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