Welcome to Respiratory Health Association
On June 17, Respiratory Health Association with host Cruising with COPD on Lake Michigan. The cruise is an outing for people living with COPD and their caretakers. The event leaves from Navy Pier in Chicago includes a cruise on Spirit of Chicago or Odyssey, on-site supplemental oxygen, onboard entertainment, a buffet luncheon and an afternoon of fun!
The Lung Power Team's spots in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon are sold out, but runners can still join the team. Anyone who has a marathon spot may choose to run for Respiratory Health Association and reap the team benefits and raise funds and awareness for a good cause. People may also register for a race of their choice and raise funds for Respiratory Health Association. Click here to learn more.
Each year, Respiratory Health Association hosts trips to the state and federal capitols to advocate for lung health. On these trips, participants have the opportunity to share their state and federal action agenda and stimulate discussion on lung research and education programs with legislators. Sign up to accompany us in Springfield May 1 or Washington, D.C., May 7 and 8.
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