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The Howard County CARES program is designed to address the increase in prevalence and disparities associated with asthma and COPD rates in Howard County, Maryland. The American Lung Association, with the assistance of a local endowment, will be implementing interventions in Howard County, Maryland to address the increase in asthma prevalence and assist with the current rate of COPD.

CDC collaborated with the National Institutes of Health and other federal agencies to develop the COPD National Action Plan — a patient-centered road map for addressing COPD, one of the most urgent health concerns facing Americans.







Obesity Resources

Are you confused by the new food labels? Want to have a better understanding of added sugars, protein, types of carbohydrates, and what it means for your health? Join Nutritionist Carmen Roberts as we break down the label to understand what foods are best to choose when grocery shopping. Presented by Carmen Roberts, R.D.

Meeting #2313 067 0292; Password: Fall50+

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