- Helping reduce the burden of lung diseases in our community.
- Treating patient with asthma and other lung diseases.
- Training medical practitioners, nurses and others on how
to manage chest diseases and improve patients’ care.
- Initiating research on some of the challenges facing asthma
management and finding solutions, as done in other developed countries.
The Asthma and Chest Care Foundation, previously known as Asthma and Chest Concerns is a Non Governmental organization which was established in 1997 in Ile Ife, Nigeria to cater for patients presenting with asthma, TB and other chest diseases.
Asthma kills about 100,000 people every year. Many children and adults are suffering from asthma. It is predicted that by the year 2025, over 400 million people will be diagnosed with asthma. In Nigeria, anecdotal evidence suggests that 15 – 20 million people suffer from asthma.
Our resources are designed to help you manage your asthma. You can download them in PDF format for free or order for a copy in KINDLE format.
Thanks to donors like you, Asthma & Chest Care Foundation can provide education and support to patients and families living with asthma and other chest diseases.
Your donation helps us continue our mission to improve the quality of life for millions of people affected by these diseases. We do this through education, advocacy and research.
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