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December 2016


Are You Part of the 95 Percent Who Don't Wash Hands Correctly?

It only takes 20 seconds to wash away germs, yet one-third of Americans don’t use soap, and 95 percent don’t wash correctly. Learn how to get a good scrub down to keep you and your family healthy.

WATCH: Good Health and Hand Washing 



Athlete Avoids Surgery with New Therapy

TylerTyler Evans felt like he was breathing through a straw. Watch and learn about a new treatment created at National Jewish Health that uses visualization and video to help patients overcome this common breathing problem without surgery.

WATCH: New VCD Therapy

Shop to Support this Holiday Season

Buy bags of the limited edition "We Breathe Hope" coffee from ink! Coffee and 20 percent of proceeds benefit National Jewish Health.

At Denver Antoine du Chez salons, buy gift cards and 5 percent of all gift card proceeds go to our Morgridge Academy for chronically ill children.

Visit the Shop to Support page to learn more about supporting National Jewish Health.



Make Your 2016 Year-End Gift Today

GivingTake part in our 2016 Year-End Campaign with a gift to National Jewish Health today. Your generosity will help us serve the thousands of families who will turn to us for care in 2017.

Make a donation

Can Stuffing or Pie Be Healthy?

RecipeLast month we asked for favorite holiday recipes that needed a nutritional makeover. Thanks for your submissions! Our dietitians changed a few simple ingredients to improve the nutritional value of stuffing, ginger cookies and pecan pie just in time for your next holiday meal. Check out the new and improved recipes!

Get Holiday Recipe Makeovers


Upcoming Events

Support National Jewish Health in your community. Find out when we will be in your area.

Dec 10 Plant-Based Eating Support Group
Denver, CO
  Feb 25 Beaux Arts Ball
Denver, CO
  Feb 25 Financial Industries Dinner
New York, NY

Find a Walk With A Doc event near you!


Clinical Trials

Participating in a clinical trial or study can give you access to some of the best researchers, physicians and clinical staff in the nation. You may also receive treatment, medical care and disease-related education. Taking part in a clinical study allows you to play an active role in helping science transform life. Search for a study:

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