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Helping Across America

Our work directly touches 14 million Americans each year and supports more than 320 million Americans with research, programs and advocacy. Read our 2018 Annual Report to learn more.

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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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free of lung disease

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

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Protect Limits on Mercury and Air Toxics

Help protect our air by sending an official public comment to EPA urging them to keep these lifesaving power plant clean-up standards fully in place.

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Fight For Air Climb

Step Up to the Challenge

Walk, run or race to the top at our Fight For Air Climb. Every step you take moves us forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air.

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Tobacco Trends Report

Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States, accounting for close to half a million deaths each year.

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Protect Limits on Mercury and Air Toxics

Help protect our air by sending an official public comment to EPA urging them to keep these lifesaving power plant clean-up standards fully in place.

Learn more

Fight For Air Climb

Step Up to the Challenge

Walk, run or race to the top at our Fight For Air Climb. Every step you take moves us forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air.

Learn more

man snapping cigarette in half

Tobacco Trends Report

Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States, accounting for close to half a million deaths each year.

Learn more

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IN YOUR COMMUNITY

American Ninja Warrior Najee Richardson is joining us as this year’s Fight For Air Climb Ambassador. Learn how you can join him!

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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

88 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

88 cents

of every dollar goes to program services

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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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