Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases

8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 260
Vienna VA 22182
USA
Phone: 800-878-4403
http://www.allergyasthmanetwork.org/

FEATURED RESOURCEAllergy & Asthma Patient Education

Allergy & Asthma Network is the leading nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization for people with asthma, allergies and related conditions. Our patient-centered network unites individuals, families, healthcare professionals, industry and government decision makers to improve health and quality of life for Americans with asthma and allergies. We specialize in making accurate medical information relevant and understandable to all while promoting evidence-based standards of care.

1233 20th Street, NW #402
Washington DC 20036
USA
Phone: (202) 466-7643; 800-7-ASTHMA; (800) 727-8462
E-Mail: info@aafa.org
http://www.aafa.org

FEATURED RESOURCE: Find a Support Group

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is the premier patient organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma and allergies through education, advocacy and research. Founded in 1953, AAFA has a full-time professional staff and a national network of 12 chapters and more than 60 educational support groups to provide community-based programs and raise funds for asthma care and research.

Additional Resources

  • Allergy and Asthma Network/Mothers of Asthmatics, Inc
    Dedicated to eliminating morbidity and mortality due to asthma and allergies through education, advocacy, community outreach, and research.

  • American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
    Run by The American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (ACAAI), an asthma and allergy resource to identify triggers, find possible treatments, and locate a certified allergist.

  • Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis
    A nonprofit organization to further education, patient support and research efforts for pulmonary fibrosis, specifically idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

  • COPD Foundation
    The mission of the COPD Foundation is to develop and support programs which improve the quality of life through research, education, early diagnosis, and enhanced therapy for persons whose lives are impacted by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

  • National Heart, Blood and Lung Institute Information Center
    The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) provides leadership for a national program in diseases of the heart, blood vessels, lung, and blood; blood resources; and sleep disorders.