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Danica Patrick promotes awareness of COPD

Updated: February 3, 2010, 12:53 PM ET
By Lynn Hoppes

Danica Patrick said she had a cool grandmother.

"My sister and I would go over to her house and play all the time," the race car driver Patrick said Wednesday morning. "I remembered that I'd get paid to pull the weeds out of the yard."

Patrick said her grandmother passed away in 2001 at age 65 of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease).

"I was just a teen-ager and I didn't have that mature adult relationship that I would have loved to have," she said. ...

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