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British Lung Foundation

Together, we’re making sure that one day everyone will breathe clean air with healthy lungs.


Your right lung is a little larger than the left

How your lungs work


Somebody dies from lung disease every 5 minutes

Lung disease in the UK statistics


In 30 years, we've spent over £30m on lung research

Our research


Our helpline answers more than 20,000 calls a year

Speak to our helpline

Don’t miss Dr Andy’s new Q&A video

Check out in-house GP, Dr Andy’s new July Q&A video where he’ll be providing some guidance around wearing face coverings, what people with a lung condition should do now and much more for your lung health.