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Resources for Chronic Lung Disease

There are many types of chronic lung disease. You may have 1 of these:

  • Chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD)

  • Chronic bronchitis

  • Emphysema

  • Pulmonary fibrosis

  • Sarcoidosis

The resources below can help you learn more about your disease, pulmonary rehab, and what you can do to breathe better. They can also help you find support groups in your area.

Alpha-1 Foundation

877-228-7321 |

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

414-272-6071 |

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

312-321-5146 |

American Cancer Society

800-227-2345 |

American Lung Association

800-586-4872 |

American Thoracic Society

212-315-8600 | 

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

800-727-8462 |

Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

888-733-6741 |

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

800-344-4823 |

Emphysema Foundation for Our Right to Survive (EFFORTS)

866-363-2673 |

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

877-645-2448 |

National Jewish Health

877-225-5654 |

National Lung Health Education Program


Pulmonary Education and Research Foundation (PERF)

Pulmonary Hypertension Association

800-748-7274 |

Second Wind Lung Transplant Association, Inc.

888-855-9463 |

800-784-8669 |

Well Spouse Association (for family members and other caregivers)


Online Medical Reviewer: Allen J Blaivas DO
Online Medical Reviewer: Daphne Pierce-Smith RN MSN
Online Medical Reviewer: Ronald Karlin MD
Date Last Reviewed: 12/1/2021
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