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Be Tobacco Free Creativity Contest

Imagine a Tobacco-Free world! What would the world look like? That’s what we want to hear, see and read from DC area youth ages 8 to 14. Submit entries now through Sept 1st.

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Breathe DC on WUSA 9

Breathe DC program outreach educator, Stephen Jefferson, joined WUSA 9 anchors Bruce Johnson and Leslie Foster to share tips and strategies to help smokers quit. Watch now >

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Camp Breathe Happy 2017 Photos

Camp Breathe Happy welcomed 51 DC children with asthma to learn lifesaving asthma management skills while enjoying a week of sleepaway camp adventure! See the photos!

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Do More 24 – Support Breathe DC

Breathe DC will join over 600 nonprofits throughout the Washington, DC area on June 8th for the Do More 24 community-wide fundraising event hosted by United Way of the National Capital Area.

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Air Buddies builds asthma skills

Our Air Buddies program helped 25 DCPS school children and their parents learn to better manage their asthma, properly take medication and avoid asthma triggers just in time for summer break.

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World No Tobacco Day 2017

Tobacco threatens us all. But together, we can beat tobacco. Protect public health, reduce poverty and promote community development when you Say No to Tobacco. Learn more about saying no now.

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November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Secondhand smoke causes more than 7,300 lung cancer deaths among U.S. nonsmokers each year. November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month (LCAM). Learn more about how you can minimize your risk.

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Sponsor 2017 Camp Breathe Happy youth asthma camp

Summer fun, recreation and learning await children with asthma at Breathe DC’s 2017 Camp Breathe Happy. Join us in making this memorable educational and recreational experience possible. Sponsorships start at just $1,500. Donations of any amount are welcome.

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CDC: Protect Yourself with Pneumococcal Vaccines

The CDC has issued an advisory for adults to protect themselves with the pneumococcal vaccine. People can be carrying the Pneumococcal disease bacteria in their body without feeling sick. It can spread to the lungs, the blood, and even to the brain. The disease can be deadly for older people.

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and all year long, Breathe DC encourages women to learn more about breast cancer signs and symptoms, and ways to minimize risk. Tobacco smoke may increase breast cancer risk and should be avoided.

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