Each Breath Blog

Breathing is essential to life, and through this blog, we hope to illustrate the importance of lung health. Hear directly from experts, researchers, staff and volunteers about our ongoing fight for healthy lungs and healthy air.

All You Need to Know About the Delta Variant

Dr. Albert Rizzo answered our most pressing questions about the COVID-19 variant that is on the rise across the country. Read More

Smart Flu Prevention Tips for Workplace

As more Americans return to their workplaces, employers can play an important role in flu prevention. Read More

Can Running Outside Be Bad for You?

Recent studies suggest that poor air quality may negatively affect outdoor workouts and even cause long-term damage to health. Read More

Flu Shot and COVID-19 Vaccine: Do I need both?

As flu season sets in, there are a lot of questions surrounding how the flu shot may interact with the COVID-19 vaccine. Read More

How to Interpret a Lung Cancer Research Study

Lung cancer patients and caregivers are becoming increasingly more involved in their lung cancer treatment decisions. With so much health information, it is not unusual to show up at the doctor’s office with a stack of articles to discuss. Read More

Mission Moment - September 2021

This September, we highlight resources and raise awareness for those impacted by pulmonary fibrosis. Watch helpful videos, learn about treatment options, join a support group and more. Read More

Researcher Taps into Hispanic Heritage to Halt Vaping among Latino Teens

Francisco Cartujano, M.D., received our 2021-2022 Catalyst Award for his project, “Kick Vaping: A Vaping Cessation Text Messaging Intervention for Latino Young Adults." Read More

Preparing for a Natural Disaster When You Are Living with Lung Disease

Wildfires, hurricanes, floods, ice storms and emergencies such as power outages can affect your breathing and negatively impact your health. While you cannot prevent a natural disaster, you can plan for it. Read More

Lung Cancer and COVID-19 Update

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to be challenging for the world, especially for those already facing lung disease. The pandemic has presented many challenges for lung cancer patients. Read More

New Jersey Firefighter Raises Lung Cancer Awareness, One Step at a Time

Perry Lee always wanted to help others. It was a core value that was instilled in him by his philanthropic family. Read More

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