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

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

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Make Each Breath Count: Learn, Engage, Act!

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Awards & Grants Applications

Scientists in all areas of lung health research: submit your application for the 2017-2018 grant cycle.

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Tobacco 21 Laws

Raising the minimum sales age for tobacco to 21 will reduce youth tobacco use and save lives. We're tracking progress nationwide and you can help.

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Each Breath Blog: Heat Waves and Your Lungs

It was the hottest July ever. See what this summer's record-breaking heat waves mean for lung health.

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Illustration of man looking at microscope

Awards & Grants Applications

Scientists in all areas of lung health research: submit your application for the 2017-2018 grant cycle.

Learn more

map of U.S. with california highlighted

Tobacco 21 Laws

Raising the minimum sales age for tobacco to 21 will reduce youth tobacco use and save lives. We're tracking progress nationwide and you can help.

Learn more

Woman cooling off with water bottle.

Each Breath Blog: Heat Waves and Your Lungs

It was the hottest July ever. See what this summer's record-breaking heat waves mean for lung health.

Learn more

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LUNG FORCE Walks are taking place across the country to raise money to defeat lung cancer. Get your sneakers out and sign up today!

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28 states

protected from secondhand smoke

$9 million

funding lung disease research in fiscal year 2015

88 cents

of every dollar goes to program services

EMPOWERING SMOKEFREE COMMUNITIES, RESEARCH & PEOPLE

28 states

protected from secondhand smoke

$9 million

funding lung disease research in fiscal year 2015

88 cents

of every dollar goes to program services

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