The Lung Association

The Lung Association

August 26, 2009 15:33 ET

Media Advisory: Lung Association's H1N1 Media Call Transcripts/MP3 Posted

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 26, 2009) - The Lung Association has posted the transcripts and MP3 audio file from their "Getting Prepared for H1N1" media call hosted on August 25, 2009.

Canadians and media wishing to download the transcripts and audio file may do so by visiting

As well, until September 12, 2009, at 11:59pm (ET), the media call is available on instant replay by calling:

Dial-in number(s):

English portion: 416-695-5800 / 800-408-3053

French portion: 514-861-2272 / 800-408-3053

Pass code:

English portion: 1344844

French portion: 6778164

Basic information on H1N1 flu, symptoms and treatment

Advice on H1N1 flu for people with asthma and COPD

How to prepare for H1N1 flu and lower your risk of catching it

Instructions and a poster that shows the steps to proper hand-washing:

About The Lung Association

Established in 1900, The Lung Association is one of Canada's oldest and most respected health charities, and the leading national organization for science-based information, research, education, support programs and advocacy on lung heath issues.

Contact Information

  • The Lung Association
    Cameron Bishop
    Director of Government Affairs and Media Relations
    613-569-6411, ext, 223