• Climb for Healthy Lungs

    2020 Hustle Chicago℠ stair climb

    Join us on Sunday, February 23, 2020! Early registration for Lung Health Champions is now open! Champions commit to raising $1000 each.  General registration opens November 1st at 8AM.

  • E-Cigarettes 101

    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.

  • Support Healthy Lungs and Clean Air for All

    CHILL Tickets Now on Sale

    CHILL, a Chicago food and wine event, is a great way to support the local fight against lung disease. CHILL combines more than 150 world-renowned wines with gourmet culinary selections prepared by 50 of Chicago’s top chefs, all served in LuxeHome’s 30 kitchen and bath boutiques at theMART.

  • Asthma Advocacy Champions

    Lauren’s Helping Kids Breathe Easier

    Lauren Wilson knows the struggles of living with lung disease, and is using her own journey to help raise awareness and advocate for other kids with asthma.

  • COPD Research

    2019 Solovy Award Announced

    Ravi Kalhan, MD, MS, Director of the Northwestern Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Program, is the recipient of the 2019 Solovy Award for Advancement in COPD.

HEALTHY LUNGS AND CLEAN AIR FOR ALL

NEW GRANT HELPS EXPAND REACH OF ASTHMA EDUCATION PROGRAMS
More Students in Need Across Illinois to Receive Asthma Training

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) recently awarded RHA a grant to bring school-based asthma education to at least 1,000 more students in Chicago and across the state of Illinois.

A REMINDER TO GET YOUR
ANNUAL FLU SHOT
Stay Healthy and Help Prevent the Spread of Illness

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 schools, workplaces and communities.

LUNG POWER TEAM
MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Adam's Marathon Journey Keeps His Friend's Memory Alive

For Adam Giglia, the 2019 Chicago Marathon is much more than another run — it’s a chance to celebrate life and make good on a promise to
a friend.

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