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.

All You Need to Know About the Delta Variant

Dr. Albert Rizzo answered our most pressing questions about the COVID-19 variant that is on the rise across the country. Read More

Researcher Taps into Hispanic Heritage to Halt Vaping among Latino Teens

Francisco Cartujano, M.D., received our 2021-2022 Catalyst Award for his project, “Kick Vaping: A Vaping Cessation Text Messaging Intervention for Latino Young Adults." Read More

Preparing for a Natural Disaster When You Are Living with Lung Disease

Wildfires, hurricanes, floods, ice storms and emergencies such as power outages can affect your breathing and negatively impact your health. While you cannot prevent a natural disaster, you can plan for it. Read More

Lung Cancer and COVID-19 Update

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to be challenging for the world, especially for those already facing lung disease. The pandemic has presented many challenges for lung cancer patients. Read More

New Jersey Firefighter Raises Lung Cancer Awareness, One Step at a Time

Perry Lee always wanted to help others. It was a core value that was instilled in him by his philanthropic family. Read More

Giving a Voice to Those Managing Childhood Asthma

Little Airways, Big Voices asks asthma patients and caregivers to share their experiences and help inform drug development Read More

Making Tough Treatment Decisions for Your Lung Disease

Whether you are a newly diagnosed patient with lung disease, or your symptoms have worsened, you may be faced with tough medical choices that don’t always have a clear answer. Read More

COVID-19 and Asthma: What You Need to Know

Dr. Linda Rogers answers the most frequently asked questions about COVID-19 that asthma patients and caregivers worry about. Read More

Back to Basics: Why We All Should Still Be Wearing Masks to Protect Against COVID-19

Dr. Albert Rizzo, Chief Medical Spokesperson for the American Lung Association explains the importance of masking even after you have been vaccinated. Read More

Teen’s Documentary Exposes the Dangers of Vaping

Cole Kosch was in 6th grade when he was first confronted with vaping. Though he didn’t hang out with people who used vapes, he found that it was present all over the school. Read More

Freedom From Smoking Clinic
, | Sep 29, 2021
Community Connections: The Path To Clean Air
, | Oct 06, 2021