The Netherlands count over a million people suffering from a chronic lung disease, like asthma, COPD, and rare chronic lung diseases. The Lung Foundation Netherlands stands up for those people, because lungs are a matter of life and death. We fight for healthy lungs and against chronic lung diseases. Scientific research has made The Lung Foundation Netherlands determined to prevent asthma in children and to treat severe asthma more effectively. We would really want to see incurable. The Lung Foundation Netherlands makes a stand for everyone s lungs, whether they are in good or bad shape. We aim to improve medical care for people with an incurable lung disease and try to improve their way of life. We do this in cooperation with, for example, doctors, insurance companies, and patients themselves. The Lung Foundation Netherlands strives for clean air for everyone, inside and outside. This is something we would like to achieve together with specialists and patients. Political lobbying is part of what we do.