LUNGAPALOOZA: A Festival For Lung Health
On October 1st, 2022,“Lungapalooza” was held in-person for the first time since the onset of the pandemic. The event spread awareness about the importance of lung health in the Greater Sacramento community; educated our community about lung health, tobacco and vaping, lung cancer screenings, and racial disparities in lung cancer; and brought health experts and community members together through impactful engagement. Through this year’s first ever in-person event, attendees had access to a wealth of information with representatives and guest speakers from various health systems and community-based organizations.
Stay tuned for more events in the future!
Love Your Lungs Virtual Community Event
LOVE YOUR LUNGS
A Virtual Community Event
On November 5th 2020, the Sacramento Lung Health Coalition hosted the Love Your Lungs Event to spread awareness about lung health and to kick off Lung Cancer Awareness Month.
We discussed some of today’s most pressing lung health topics including COVID-19, tobacco and vaping, lung cancer screenings, and how racism and trauma impact health outcomes. Our community partners shared what local resources are available in our Greater Sacramento community.