Many Participate in the Breathe Deep NEPA Run, Walk


WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV)   On Sunday, Eyewitness News Healthbeat Reporter Mark Hiller was the guest speaker at the 9th annual “Breathe Deep N-E-P-A  5-k run, walk.

                It was held at Kirby Park in Wilkes-Barre.

                Thousands of people are diagnosed with lung cancer in the U-S each year including Allan Makowski who lost his battle with the disease back in 2009.

                His wife Pauline organized the 5-k to help prevent others from suffering the same loss.

All proceeds from Sunday’s event in Luzerne County benefit the Lungevity Foundation.

Learn more about the foundation LINK

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