Staying Healthy During
If you live with lung diseases like asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or pulmonary fibrosis, taking steps to avoid getting sick is especially important as you are at greater risk of developing a more severe case. Respiratory Health Association has developed a number of resources to help.
Hustle Chicago® stair climb
An Update on Our 2021 Event
We are excited to announce our annual stair climb will return in 2021, with a few changes. Save the date — we hope you can join us Sunday, April 18 for our first-ever outdoor stair climb at historic Soldier Field!
Flu Season Approaches
A Flu Shot Protects You and Your Community
Vaccines are a safe and important part of medical care for everyone. Regular immunizations prevent common bugs like the flu and limit the spread of disease through our communities. As COVID-19 continues to spread, getting a flu shot is more important than ever.
What You Should Know About Vaping
When it comes to electronic cigarettes, separating fact from fiction can be a challenge. Know the truth about vaping and how it can affect your health.
HEALTHY LUNGS AND CLEAN AIR FOR ALL
As COVID-19 spreads, there is continued focus on developing a vaccine. Karen Krueger, MD, a board-certified infectious disease specialist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, joined us to answer these common questions and more.
Each year, we acknowledge the contributions of those who have gone above and beyond to support our vision of healthy lungs and clean air for all. A passion for helping others is a thread that runs through all their stories.
Join us January 29 as we give an overview of childhood asthma, discuss asthma guidelines Illinois schools must follow, and describe implementation challenges and what steps can be taken to best support students living with asthma.