• CowaLUNGa Charity Bike Tour

    Ride for Healthy Lungs

    & Clean Air

    Escape the bustle for a weekend pedaling over rolling hills through northern Illinois into southern Wisconsin to support people living with lung disease and promote clean air. Registration is now open.

  • Living Well with COPD

    Let’s take control of

    COPD together

    If you live with COPD or provide care for someone who does, knowing the facts about the disease, its symptoms, and ways to manage are important. Our resource guide provides you with the tools to take control of your health and breathe easier every day.
  • Project STRENGTH

    Pulmonary Rehab

    at Home

    These resources will help you stay healthy at home while living with COPD. This new series includes information to build exercise routines, manage your breathing, put together a nutrition plan, and more!

HEALTHY LUNGS AND CLEAN AIR FOR ALL

NEW RHA ASTHMA REPORT
A NEW STUDY REVEALS WIDENING RACIAL GAPS AMONG CHICAGO CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA

Black children are more than four times as likely to end up in a hospital emergency room due to asthma than white children, according to latest data.

COPD CAREGIVERS TOOLKIT IS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE
A HELPFUL TOOL WHEN CARING FOR SOMEONE WITH COPD

Respiratory Health Association (RHA) has developed The COPD Caregiver’s Toolkit, a comprehensive resource designed based on caregiver, patient and health care provider input.

NEW REPORT SHOWS ELEVATED HEALTH RISKS FROM DIESEL ENGINE POLLUTION IN ILLINOIS
Most Heavily Impacted Areas Bear Disproportionate Health Burden

As rising summer-like temperatures lead to worsening air quality, a new Respiratory Health Association (RHA) report details how harmful pollution from diesel engine exhaust is making the air unhealthy for Illinois residents to breathe.

RESPIRATORY HEALTH ASSOCIATION'S MISSION IS TO PREVENT LUNG DISEASE, PROMOTE CLEAN AIR AND HELP PEOPLE LIVE BETTER THROUGH EDUCATION, RESEARCH, AND POLICY CHANGE.