State of the Air

State of the Air 2018

More than half of Americans live in an area impacted by unhealthy levels of air pollution. See how your air compares in the 2018 "State of the Air" report.

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Saved By The Scan - Eva-Marie smoked for over 15 years. Now she gets screened every year.

You stopped smoking. Now start screening.

If you smoked, low-dose CT screening could save your life. Take the quiz to see if you should get screened.

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Our vision is a world

free of lung disease

The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.

Make Each Breath Count: Learn, Engage, Act!

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Celebrating Volunteer Excellence

Volunteer Excellence Award winner Dr. Amy Chuang and asked her to reflect on what being a volunteer means to her.

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Sarcoidosis Awareness

Sarcoidosis can affect any organ, though 90% of cases affect the lungs. Hear advice from those living with sarcoidosis.

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LUNG FORCE Walks

Help us defeat lung cancer. Join friends, family and coworkers at a LUNG FORCE Walk near you.

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Celebrating Volunteer Excellence

Volunteer Excellence Award winner Dr. Amy Chuang and asked her to reflect on what being a volunteer means to her.

Learn more

Female sarcoidosis patient wearing nasal cannula

Sarcoidosis Awareness

Sarcoidosis can affect any organ, though 90% of cases affect the lungs. Hear advice from those living with sarcoidosis.

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LUNG FORCE Walk participants

LUNG FORCE Walks

Help us defeat lung cancer. Join friends, family and coworkers at a LUNG FORCE Walk near you.

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IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Fight For Air Climbs are taking place across the country to raise money to help the millions of Americans impacted by lung disease. Step up to the Challenge today!

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  • Mission Moment April – 2018

    April 23, 2018

    THANK YOU! We want to thank everyone who generously supported us during our second annual American Lung Association Giving Week – April 16-20! Your support makes our lifesaving mission pos...

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Current Initiatives

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EMPOWERING

SMOKEFREE COMMUNITIES,

RESEARCH & PEOPLE

28 states

protected from secondhand smoke

$6.6 million

funding lung disease research in fiscal year 2018

87 cents

of every dollar goes to program services

EMPOWERING SMOKEFREE COMMUNITIES, RESEARCH & PEOPLE

28 states

protected from secondhand smoke

$6.6 million

funding lung disease research in fiscal year 2018

87 cents

of every dollar goes to program services

Our efforts would not be possible without your generous support

Your donation makes a difference in the lives of those impacted by lung disease. Help us continue to deliver education, advocacy and research to those who need it.

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