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

Spread Christmas cheer while supporting people with lung conditions this year!

Our magical range of exclusive Christmas cards is now available on our online shop. From beautiful winter scenes to traditional Christmas trees and singing llamas, there’s something for everyone.

Help us look after the nation’s lungs, by getting your Christmas started a little early.