• Hustle Up the Hancock - February 25, 2018

    General Registration

    is Now Open

    Secure your spot today in Chicago’s most iconic winter fitness event! Registration is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no registration on event day.

  • 2017 Living Better Together COPD Conference

    Thank You for

    Attending LBT 2017!

    Our 2017 Living Better Together COPD Conference was a great success! We’re delighted so many of you came together to learn about COPD and strategies for living better together with this chronic illness. Photos now available on our Flickr.

  • Friday, December 8, 2017

    Courage to Quit®

    Leader Training

    Empower others to quit smoking! This training will prepare you to deliver successful adult smoking cessation programs. By providing resources, practicing skills and giving support, you’ll give others the Courage to Quit®.

  • Bank of America Chicago Marathon - October 7, 2018

    Run the 2018 Marathon

    with Lung Power Team

    Want to run the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon? Don’t wait — secure your spot with Lung Power Team now!

  • IPF and Lung Cancer Research Funding

    Requests for Applications

    Now Open

    New funding opportunity available to support local idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and lung cancer research projects to improve our understanding of lung health and lead to improvements in treating and curing lung disease

  • Tobacco 21

    Celebrating Maywood

    Proviso Partners for Health (PP4H), a multi-sector coalition that supports community health and health equity, led the campaign for Tobacco 21 in Maywood with leadership from Respiratory Health Association. The Public Good Projects, in collaboration with Cook County Department of Public Health, created a video highlighting our success in passing Tobacco 21 in Maywood this past May.

  • Training Now Available Online

    Asthma Management

    for School Staff

    An online, one-hour training that teaches you how to respond during a child’s asthma emergency at school

  • Issue Brief

    ACA Provisions Have Been Valuable

    Several provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have been particularly valuable for people living with asthma and other lung diseases. Respiratory Health Association’s new issue brief examines how the ACA’s possible repeal will impact vulnerable populations, both locally and nationally, with a particular focus on the numbers who will lose their health care coverage.

HEALTHY LUNGS AND CLEAN AIR FOR ALL

CHILL TICKETS
NOW ON SALE
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Share a special evening with family and friends at CHILL, where you can sample 150 world-renowned wines and gourmet culinary selections prepared by 50 of Chicago’s top chefs.

TOBACCO 21 MOMENTUM
BUILDS IN ILLINOIS
List of Communities Grows

This summer has been busy for advocates working to raise the minimum purchase age of tobacco products from 18 to 21 in Chicagoland. You can help bring Tobacco 21, an important youth tobacco prevention strategy, to your community.

LUNG POWER TEAM MEMBER IS
RUNNING ON LOVE
A MOTHER'S LEGACY

Dr. Cory Sellers will run the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday, October 8 as a member of RHA’s Lung Power Team. Pictured above is Cory’s mother–his motivation for hitting the pavement to raise funds for education, research, and policy change.

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