Breathe Better Together
Allergy & Asthma Network unites and advocates on behalf of 60 million Americans with asthma, allergies and related conditions.
What’s New at the Network
AAN In ‘USA Today’ Supplement
An Allergy & Asthma Network article by interim CEO Lynda Mitchell is featured in a special USA Today supplement via Mediaplanet’s Better Breathing campaign.“Is Your Asthma Under Control” offers tips and info on how to identify uncontrolled asthma, how to avoid triggers, what advanced asthma treatments are available, and when it’s time to see a specialist.
The Patient Voice In Asthma Care
Congratulations to our own De De Gardner, Chief Research Officer – she has been named to theNational Asthma Education Prevention Program(NAEPP) Coordinating Committee! The committee is a forum that raises awareness and provides key input to National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) updates for asthma management and treatment guidelines.
Advocacy in Action at AADCH
More than 100 advocates joined us forAllergy & Asthma Day Capitol Hillon May 3 in Washington, DC! All together, they visited 90+ U.S. House and Senate offices, urging Congress to support legislation affecting people with asthma and allergies. We also had a record day in virtual advocacy: 1,500 advocates sent 3,500 emails to Congress as part of AADCH.
Allergy & Asthma In the News
Explore some of the causes of summer asthma, identify common triggers and learn summer asthma tips to avoid flare-ups.
Dr. Purvi Parikh, MD, allergist and immunologist, answers important questions about air quality, wildfire smoke, and your health.
The FDA has approved the first-ever respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) vaccine. It’s for adults 60 years of age and older.
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Advancing Nationwide Efforts to Engage, Educate & Empower
At Allergy & Asthma Network, we are here to serve and support you. We work with national and local partners to train healthcare professionals and host events and screenings that reach people directly in their communities. We raise awareness and educate millions each year with easy-to-understand, medically reviewed resources in English and Spanish. We advocate at the federal and state levels to improve access to care and affordable medications. We work to ensure the patient voice is included in research and drug development.
你的健康和幸福are at the heart of our work. Our goal is to improve quality of life and achieve equitable and optimal health outcomes for adults and children living with these chronic conditions, especially those in underserved communities.
Check out ourEvents Calendarfor Webinars, Trusted Messengers Events, and otherAllergy & Asthma Networksupported events.
Recent & Upcoming Webinars
Join us for a FREE webinarJuly 25, 20234:00pm ET – What you need to know about food allergies, anaphylaxis, and a new way to give epinephrine at school.
Free webinar onJuly 17, 2023, 4:00pm ET.How is asthma impacted by allergies and immunotherapy? We explore the guidelines and implement them in patient care.
Free webinar onJuly 13, 2023下午四时。Think allergies only Let’s take a deeper dive and learn about different allergies that happen throughout the year
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In our latest “Pediatric Asthma” podcast, join pediatric nurse practitioner Jodie Stabinski, RN, as she discusses tips and strategies to manage asthma on the go.
In our latest “Kids Breathe Better” podcast, join pediatric nurse practitioner Jodie Stabinski, RN, as she discusses practical tips and strategies to manage your child’s asthma.
The fifth episode of our podcast series examines the role of nurses in eczema care and how Shared Decision-Making can help patients.
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