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  • Mission Moment May 2015
    May 14, 2015 - What an exciting and productive time the past month has been in our fight for healthy lungs!
  • Commemorating World Tuberculosis Day 2015
    March 24, 2015 - The recent news that a number of students have tested positive for tuberculosis (TB) are a firm reminder that TB is it is far from gone, and is still a major threat to public health, here and around the world.
  • Fight for Air with Christmas Seals
    November 12, 2013 - The holiday season is here, and for many, the season just wouldn’t be the same without American Lung Association Christmas Seals®. This holiday season, you can help Christmas Seals again deliver a message of health and hope across America.
  • Celebrating World Tuberculosis Day 2012
    March 6, 2012 - For more than 100 years, the American Lung Association pursued its vision of a world without TB. March 24 is World Tuberculosis Day, and the Lung Association is commemorating the progress that has been made all around the world to eradicate TB.
  • Fighting for Air – New Generation Introduced to the American Lung Association
    May 13, 2010 - Anyone too young to remember when tuberculosis was an American epidemic, when public places were choked with secondhand smoke, and most cities were shrouded in noxious smog, is probably too young to know that the American Lung Association fought to make all those things better. But that’s all about to change, as a national ad campaign rolls out to introduce a new generation to the American Lung Association and the fight for air.
  • Lung Association Marks World TB Day
    March 23, 2010 - The American Lung Association marks World Tuberculosis Day, March 24, by urging Congress to continue our efforts in global leadership in eradicating this infectious disease. Each year, more than 9 million people become ill with TB, and almost 2 million people die. TB is predicted to kill millions more in the next decade.