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State of the Air Report 2015
See how your community ranks and learn how to protect yourself and your family from air pollution
Why are kids more at risk?
Learn more about the health effects of air pollution on children
M&O's Video
Check out our new video that features our cofounders and the important work we are doing to protect the health of children and others

Most Recent Articles

My Story: A Pediatrician Shares her Hopes for Clean, Healthy Air

My hope is that we can educate persons about the consequences of air pollution and the drastic effect it can have on their health. Ultimately, we can lead a powerful mission to influence our family, friends, state, country and the world in an effort to make a change. Not just for us, but for our kids and for the future.


Training: Check out this informative leadership training video for parents and educators

In a webinar hosted by North Carolina’s PTA “Clean Air: Practical Ideas to Help Kids Breathe Easier,” Hilary Merlin, M&O’s field organizer does a fantastic job covering air pollution, including why children are vulnerable, and focusing on what schools and families can do to protect children.


My Story: Lung Disease is Prevalent Among the Young and Underserved

I have noticed how prevalent lung disease is especially among the young and underserved populations in this city. As a resident doctor I have a handful of what I call “frequent fliers” who I know will arrive to the clinic or ED when there is a change in the weather that exacerbates a respiratory disease.


Action Alert: We Need You on Our Rapid Response Team!

M&O seeks volunteers to participate in our Rapid Response Team. These team members will agree to advocate on behalf of M&O by contacting their members of Congress or state officials, when threats are being made to the Clean Air Act or provisions that threaten our air quality.

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