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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

IMPACT Partnership Program Empowers Parents of Children with Asthma

AmeriHealth District of Columbia, Children’s National Medical Center and Breathe DC partner to fight childhood asthma through IMPACT DC..

December 12, 2013

FDA’s anti-smoking campaign to target teens

Early next year, half a century after the U.S. surgeon general first proclaimed the deadly effects of smoking, the Food and Drug..

December 10, 2013

2016 Camp Breathe Happy Photos

2015 Camp Sponsors

The generous support of our sponsors allow all camp participants to enroll FREE of charge for Camp Breathe Happy!

AmeriHealth Caritas DC

American Legacy Foundation

Washington Gas


Kyle Todd Public Service Foundation

Elevative Networks

Mr. Shola Oyowole

Health Services for Children with Special Needs

Trusted Health Plan

Abercrombie & Associates, LLC

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December 2013