American Lung Association Rolls Out New Vid; Taps Yamaguchi for Seals Campaign

Asthma Management Video (1:25)

The American Lung Association has an animated short encouraging kids with asthma to stay active through proper asthma management (American Lung Association).

Video added to YouTube: October 18, 2008

In Other News: Olympic Gold Medalist Kristi Yamaguchi has been named chairperson for the 2008 American Lung Association Christmas Seals Campaign.

Over the next month, more than 12 million Americans will receive a letter from Yamaguchi along with the familiar decorative holiday stamps, urging them to open their hearts to the Lung Association this holiday season.

Meanwhile, Yamaguchi is also a national spokesperson for the organization’s Faces of Influenza educational initiative, which teaches families about the dangers of influenza and the need to be immunized (American Lung Association).