Each Breath Blog

Breathing is essential to life, and through this blog, we hope to illustrate the importance of lung health. Hear directly from experts, researchers, staff and volunteers about our ongoing fight for healthy lungs and healthy air.

Hot Topic: Did you know there is a new COVID-19 vaccine?

The updated or bivalent COVID-19 booster protects against recent variants. Read More

COVID-19 Hot Topics: BA.5 Variant

Omicron has mutated into many subvariants, including BA.5 which is now the dominate strain of COVID-19 in the United States. Here is what you need to know about BA.5 to help stay safe from serious COVID-19 illness. Read More

COVID-19 Hot Topics: BA.2 Variant

Omicron has mutated into multiple subvariants, including the BA.2 variant that threatens to become the dominant COVID-19 variant within the next few months. Read More

All You Need to Know About the Delta Variant

Dr. Albert Rizzo answered our most pressing questions about the COVID-19 variant that is on the rise across the country. Read More

Understanding COVID-19 Variants

There have been many reports of new strains of the COVID-19 virus emerging. We spoke with Dr. Vineet Menachery about these new strains and whether we should be worried. Read More

From A(sthma) to TB

We talked to a few of this year's research awardees to get the details on their projects, which run the gamut from asthma and hot weather to drug-resistant tuberculosis. Read More

Looking at the Respiratory Impacts of the Sept. 11, 2001 Attacks

Fifteen years after Sept.11, 2001, we remember and honor the victims of the tragic attacks, and the first responders who risked their own lives to save others. Beyond the terrible destruction and loss of life, many of the survivors and first responde Read More

Living with an Interstitial Lung Disease
, | Oct 24, 2023
Asthma Basics Workshop - National
, | Nov 09, 2023