Asthma and Air Pollution
LULAC and the Environmental Defense Fund's Health Program (EDF) are teaming up to launch an education initiative highlight the serious yet underreported environmental threats that may disproportionately affect the Latino community.
Asthma is of particular concern as Latino children as disproportionately affected by asthma symptoms which can lead to serious symptoms and attacks. Over 3.6 million Latinos in the United States currently face asthma symptoms.
Learn more about indoor and outdoor air pollution by clicking on the fact sheets below, available in both Spanish and English.