Models for Advancing Asthma Care for Children

LBACA's volunteer A-team

Re-envisioning the Landscape of Children's Health

At recess, the students at Long Beach’s Hudson Elementary have a clear view of the 710 freeway and plenty of diesel trucks. According to counts done by Long Beach Alliance for Children with Asthma (LBACA), an average of 600 trucks pass within a hundred feet of the school every hour. It’s no coincidence that many Hudson students—and many others throughout Long Beach—suffer from asthma. Read more ...