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The COVID-19 pandemic has been a stark reminder of the importance of lung health, especially for those with lung diseases.
During Asthma Awareness Month, Lung Association highlights new resources, support system for those with chronic lung disease
More than 4 in 10 Americans Breathe Unhealthy Air, People of Color 3 Times as Likely to Live in Most Polluted Places
American Lung Association's 'State of the Air' report finds air quality worsened by climate change, remains environmental justice issue
American Lung Association to Reduce Asthma-related ER and Hospital Visits for Communities Most Burdened by Asthma
In the U.S., 24.8 million people are living with asthma, including 5.5 million children. Without proper management of the disease, asthma symptoms can worsen and result in asthma attacks, emergency department and hospital visits.
New Survey Finds Americans Most Concerned about Loved Ones' Lung Health Amid Pandemic, More Motivated to Quit Tobacco and Get Annual COVID-19 Vaccine if CDC Recommended
A new survey from the American Lung Association finds Americans are most concerned about loved ones' lung health since the pandemic began, as well as protecting their personal lung health, including quitting smoking or vaping.
American Lung Association and Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research Team Up to Raise Awareness of Sarcoidosis
Providing answers, education and support during Sarcoidosis Awareness Month is more important than ever during COVID-19 pandemic
Enhancing Care for Children with Asthma project expands to nearly 450 clinics, improving the health and school attendance of more than 1.5 million children with asthma
Laura Dern Kicks Off American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE Walk Season to Raise Funds to Defeat Lung Cancer
Academy Award-winning actress Laura Dern will meet top national fundraisers at virtual reception and lead her own virtual Walk team
American Lung Association Volunteers Advocate for Public Health and Research Funding, Quality and Affordable Healthcare
Lung cancer patients and caregivers urge members of Congress to support lifesaving research, a sustainable public health infrastructure and ensure access to healthcare
Vaccine Toolkits Spark COVID Vaccine Conversations with Trusted Leaders in Hard-hit Communities of Color
The Center for Black Health & Equity partners with American Lung Association to encourage vaccine conversations
American Lung Association Report: Ending Tobacco Use Critical to Saving Lives, Especially during Pandemic
With flavors driving youth vaping and youth tobacco use overall, 'State of Tobacco Control' 2021 adds new grade to end sale of all flavored tobacco
American Lung Association Launches Nationwide Effort with Anthem Foundation to Encourage Americans to Get Flu Shot, Prepare for COVID-19 Vaccine
The COVID-19 pandemic is a global public health crisis that has placed an increased focus on the importance of vaccination.
American Lung Association's new report examines toll of lung cancer state-by-state, identifies opportunities to save lives with screening
Amid Pandemic, American Lung Association Expands Awards and Grants Research Investment on COVID-19, Lung Diseases
$11.55 million invested in 98 total research investments on promising research, including COVID-19, lung cancer, vaping impact on lung health
33 Organizations Representing Millions of Patients Urge Policymakers to Adopt "Patient-First" Policy Agenda
A coalition of 33 organizations representing millions of people with pre-existing conditions launched an unprecedented effort by releasing their top priorities for the next Administration.
HCPLive® and the American Lung Association Unveil Exclusive Interview with Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. Fauci calls for unified pandemic response, diverse representation in vaccine trials in a new podcast episode. CRANBURY, N.J.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- HCPLive ®, in conjunction with the American Lung Association (ALA), has released an exclusive interview with Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, o
Clean Air & Public Health Experts and Policymakers Celebrate 50 Years of the Clean Air Act at Virtual Symposium
'Clean Air for All' online symposium highlights progress made and remaining obstacles to ensure clean air for all Americans
Leading Up to the #Act4Impact Livestream Event, New Supporters Announced for American Lung Association's COVID-19 Action Initiative
Coming Sept. 26, Queen Latifah to host #Act4Impact livestream event, nationally presented by CVS Health, to raise funds for communities hardest hit by COVID-19 [24-September-2020] CHICAGO , Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 26 , in an effort to defeat COVID-19, Queen Latifah is hosting #Act4Impact, a livestream fundraising event to benefit the American Lu
Common, Harry Connick Jr., Adam Rippon among the Latest to Join #Act4Impact Livestream Benefit to Raise Funds for American Lung Association's COVID-19 Action Initiative
Coming Sept. 26, Queen Latifah hosts livestream fundraiser on Facebook Live with celebrity guests to support communities hardest hit by COVID-19 pandemic [17-September-2020] CHICAGO , Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the American Lung Association announced Common, Harry Connick Jr. and Adam Rippon will be participating in #Act4Impact , a livestream fundraisin
Celebrities Join American Lung Association's #Act4Impact Livestream Benefit to Address Impact of COVID-19 in most affected communities
Celebrity lineup including Jimmy Fallon, Vivica A. Fox, Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, announced for Sept. 26 event, bringing entertainment and health together to spotlight ongoing healthcare disparities during pandemic