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The American Lung Association

The American Lung Association's well organized website contains just the sort of information you might expect: mission statement, donation suggestions, local contact information and activities. The bonus is educational material on lung and related diseases, environmental health, and other topics. These are thorough and provide practical tips for an individual suffering a lung-related condition, a...
Mesothelioma Information: The Asbestos Cancer Resource

Although this Web site is provided by a law firm promoting its legal services, it serves as a broad overview of the disease mesothelioma, usually caused by exposure to asbestos. The site addresses what mesothelioma is, the various types of mesothelioma, and its risk factors. A brief overview of asbestos and some types of workers who are often exposed to it is also provided. Other information...
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute -- Information for Researchers

Hosted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), this website provides a plethora of helpful information and resources for researchers. The site provides abstracts for NHLBI supported research from 1972-present, which also links to the NIH CRISP Database. Online research resources include Programs for Genomic Applications, Available Epidemiology and Clinical Trials Data Sets, as...
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute has crafted this excellent collection of materials for health care professionals. The materials are divided into a dozen sections, including Lung Information, Sleep Information, Interactive Tools and Resources, and Continuing Education Opportunities. The Interactive Tools and Resources area is a gem, as it includes applications for mobile devices such...