Founded in 1953, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America is the oldest and largest nonprofit patient organization for people with asthma and allergic diseases. It is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma, allergies and related conditions through education, support, advocacy and research. Their mission is to help those living with these chronic diseases live life without limits.
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America provides many educational programs and tools for patients, caregivers and healthcare providers, including “validated” programs and Spanish-language programs. It provides support for patients and families though a national network of chapters, educational support groups, and online communities. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America advocates on behalf of patients for better policies, including access to medication and air quality, and is the only patient group that awards research grants for both asthma and allergies in search for better treatments and cures.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Blog
Sep 26, 2016
Does your asthma or your child’s asthma always seem to get worse in September? If so, you’re not alone. In fact, researchers have studied this issue. Here is what they found. September is a difficult time for those with asthma[…]Read more...
Sep 22, 2016
The Coalition for Medicare Choices and the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America created this Pocket Companion to help improve respiratory health.Read more...
Sep 20, 2016
Indoor molds grow in areas in your home where there may be extra dampness. To prevent mold and mildew in your home, you need to remove sources of water or dampness.Read more...
Sep 19, 2016
Your answers will help us gain a better understanding of asthma research and how it applies to your daily life. Your answers will also help us create a training program for people with asthma.Read more...