Programs in Minnesota

Asthma Camp

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Asthma Camp is a fun and educational summer camp where children with moderate to severe asthma learn to better manage and control their disease. Highly skilled doctors, nurses & respiratory therapists provide 24 hour medical supervision and instruction while campers enjoy traditional summer camp activities. » More

COPD Discussion Group

COPD Discussion Group

Join in the conversation! Hear from local experts followed by a group discussion on a variety of COPD Topics. » More

Freedom From Smoking

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Freedom From Smoking (FFS) is a state-of-the-art cessation program developed to help smokers at all stages of the quitting process. People who use the program are six times more likely to be smoke-free one year later than those who quit on their own. » More

Lethal Lure

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The Lethal Lure Campaign was designed as a tool to educate elected officials and the general public about the many tactics the tobacco industry uses to target youth and adults at the point of sale. » More

Lung Cancer Special Interest Group

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This Special Interest Group for thoracic oncology is working to connect nurses from accross the Upper Midwest to share resources, ideas, and experience to help better the management of lung cancer in the hospital and clinical settings. » More

Lung Disease Support

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Better Breathers Clubs offer the opportunity to learn ways to better cope with COPD while getting the support of others who share in your struggles. These support groups provide the tools you need to live the best quality of life you can. » More

Minnesota Asthma Coalition

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The Minnesota Asthma Coalition strives to actively work to enhance the quality of life for kids and adults with asthma in Minnesota. » More

MN COPD Coalition


The mission of the MN COPD Coalition is to improve the health outcomes of patients with COPD by working with patients, caregivers, and the health care community to increase awareness, increase early diagnosis, and improve treatment and management. » More

Not On Tobacco (N-O-T)

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Not On Tobacco (N-O-T) is a state-of-the-science, school-based program that provides assistance to teens who wish to quit smoking. The program covers the entire quitting process, including the prevention of relapses. » More

Partnership for Asthma Action

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Partners for Asthma Action is a community collaborative in the Twin Cities to improve the health and quality of care for children (0-18 yrs). The Project began in 2001 to provide leadership, direction, and infrastructure to address the needs of children with asthma and their families. The Project strives to bring a multi-disciplinary approach to asthma, actively seeking out opportunities for partnerships and linking people together. » More

Spirometry Webinars

Spirometry Webinar Series

The American Lung Association in Minnesota is hosting a spirometry webinar series. View archived recordings of these trainings. » More

Teens Against Tobacco Use TATU


Teens Against Tobacco Use (TATU) is a program that allows students ages 14-17 to mentor youngsters about the dangers of smoking. Peer-led programs such as TATU are an effective method in reducing tobacco use among youth. » More

Minnesota Fights Lung Cancer


The American Lung Association is shining the light on lung cancer, the leading cancer killer in America, by funding research and providing education, advocacy and resources for those who suffer. » More

American Lung Association Statement on E-Cigarettes

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The American Lung Association is very concerned about the potential safety and health consequences of electronic cigarettes, as well as claims that they can be used to help smokers quit. » More