Welcome to Respiratory Health Association
Join us Aug 1 - 3 for our 19th annual CowaLUNGa Bike Tour! Choose to ride 18, 65, 130 or 190 miles to fight lung disease with Respiratory Health Association. This race starts in Gurnee Mills, IL and finishes in Hubertus, WI. RHA provides daily meals and accommodation. Click the picture to register or donate to one of our cyclists now.
You can learn how to help others quit smoking! Register for our Courage to Quit® 6/19 Leader Training. This training is FREE for those who live or work in DuPage County. This program is made possible through a grant from the DuPage County Health Department & the Illinois Department of Public Health. Click the picture to learn more and register.
Petroleum Coke Legislation
On 7/2, our Director of Environmental Health Programs, Brian Urbaszewski, spoke at a press conference in support of clean air legislation proposed by Senator Dick Durbin and Congresswoman Robin Kelly. Their bills would enable the federal government to establish national safeguards against petroleum coke, ensuring all communities are protected from harmful substances and that Americans are able to breathe clean air no matter where they live.
- EPA Tests Union Station Air for Diesel Pollution
- Climate Change Linked to Asthma and Allergies
- Increases in E-Cig/Hookah Use Among Students