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

Meet our researchers: Exciting progress in the fight against lung disease

If you missed the latest episode of our new series of research videos, you can watch it now. We’ll be speaking to two of our amazing researchers and sharing the latest cutting-edge projects into lung disease.