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.
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.
OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES
Our year-long study found higher rates of asthma and COPD near several bus routes and garage locations across the city of Chicago — highlighting an urgent need for electrification across the city’s fleet.