Six million Canadians, or roughly one out of five, suffer from lung disease. Lung disease is the second most frequent cause of death in Canada. First and second hand smoke along with pollution are the first cause.
The Quebec Lung Association is a non-profit organization active in the field of respiratory health. A member of the Lung Association of Canada, the American Lung Association, the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, and the World Health Organization, the Lung Association has always been intimately linked the constant battle of science against tuberculosis.