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Prince Albert Service Club Leaves Tremendous Legacy

October 12th, 2016
The Lung Association of Saskatchewan has just received a generous donation from the Prince Albert Associated Canadian Travellers/United Commercial Travelers council.  We were also notified that the club was...
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Saskatchewan Drug Plan Update - October 2016

October 7th, 2016
Changes to the Saskatchewan Drug Plan coverage of certain medications for Asthma, COPD and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis The following changes have been made to the Saskatchewan Formulary regarding the coverage for...
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Giving the gift of breath.

Giving the Gift of Breath

September 22nd, 2016
The Lung Association, respirologist, double lung transplant recipient, and resident waiting for new lungs make recommendations for organ donations in the province.   Charlotte L’Oste-Brown, on Transplant...
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Upcoming Regina Asthma & COPD Presentations

September 7th, 2016
We are pleased to partner with the Regina Public Library to offer Asthma & COPD presentations this Autumn. More information below. Asthma: The September Asthma Epidemic COPD: What Do I need to Know...
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Smoke is filling Saskatchewan’s skies from Montana’s forest fires.

August 22nd, 2016
Smoke from a wildfire in northern Montana could result in poor air quality today and into tomorrow for Saskatchewan residents! We recommend everyone take measures to avoid the forest fire smoke as much as...
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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) and Stem Cell based Therapies

July 6th, 2016
There is interest in stem cell based therapies for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).  These types of therapies are still in their early stages of clinical trials and further research is...
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Dr. Brian Graham to Retire. Announcing New CEO Recruitment.

June 24th, 2016
Saskatoon, June 24, 2016 - We are announcing today that our CEO, Dr. Brian Graham will be retiring after 30 years of honourable service. We thank Brian for his service, and we are now recruiting a new CEO...
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Season’s Sneezings: April showers bring May flowers

June 1st, 2016
For most people, spring time is a time of the year when we shed winter coats and breathe in the long-forgotten smells of budding flowers and trees. But almost a quarter of Canadians suffers from allergies in the spring...
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Dr. Darcy Marciniuk (left) receives the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from Ms. Pat Smith, Chair of the Lung Association.

Dr. Darcy Marciniuk receives Lung Association of Saskatchewan Lifetime Achievement Award

May 31st, 2016
Saskatoon, 31 May 2016 - The Lung Association of Saskatchewan is very pleased to announce that it has conferred its highest award on Dr. Darcy Marciniuk of Saskatoon. The Lifetime Achievement Award recognises 25...
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Car fire, Ave P S & 14th St W. CTV Saskatoon.

Fire Burning in Saskatoon

April 20th, 2016
Fire Burning in Saskatoon (Photo credit: CTV Saskatoon) Fire crews continue to battle a large fire at an auto wrecking yard near Avenue P South and 14th street in Saskatoon. Fires...
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