Each Breath Blog
Breathing is essential to life, and through this blog, we hope to illustrate the importance of lung health. Hear directly from experts, researchers, staff and volunteers about our ongoing fight for healthy lungs and healthy air.
Hot Topic: Did you know there is a new COVID-19 vaccine?
The updated or bivalent COVID-19 booster protects against recent variants.
Struggling with a COPD Diagnosis
Robert was devastated by his COPD diagnosis, but his determination to learn about the disease and find support may be saving his life.
6 Ways Your Donation Makes an Impact
Our community members share stories about how the Lung Association changed their lives.
Applause for a Crop of Quitters
Strike up the theme music, please, maestro. It’s time to induct a new crop of people who have quit smoking cigarettes into the Super Stoppers Club (SSC).
5 Important Facts Everyone Should Know About Lung Cancer
To help spread the word during Lung Cancer Awareness Month, with the help of Dr. Albert Rizzo, the American Lung Association’s Chief Medical Officer, here are some facts everyone should know about lung cancer.
Open Enrollment: Something for Everyone
Lung cancer survivors share how quality, affordable healthcare coverage saved their lives.
Veteran Continues to Pay it Forward, Even After Lung Cancer Diagnosis
It has always been important to Edward to serve his country and help others, which is why he spent 24 years in the Air Force.
Mission Moment November 2022
During November’s Lung Cancer Awareness Month, we are uniting the nation to stand together against lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S.
Addressing Health Disparities for Indigenous Communities
American Lung Association is partnering with Indigenous organizations and communities across the country to expand access to new resources and begin addressing these health disparities.
COPD and Pertussis: When a Cough Becomes Downright Dangerous
What you should know about being vaccinated against pertussis, commonly called whooping cough.