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4 Breathing Exercises for Pulmonary Fibrosis - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



4 Breathing Exercises for Pulmonary Fibrosis 
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Breathing exercises are important for pulmonary fibrosis patients as they help to better control breathing if they experience a sudden shortness of breath, strengthen their diaphragm and clear excess mucus. Here are four breathing exercises that may ...

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4 Tried-and-True Tips for Coping With a Chronic Illness - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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4 Tried-and-True Tips for Coping With a Chronic Illness 
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Chronic illness not only impacts patients physically, but emotionally, socially, mentally and financially. To say that it can be challenging to navigate how to live with a chronic illness is an understatement. In the case of idiopathic pulmonary ...

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Breathlessness and Cough Signal Pulmonary Fibrosis Years Before Diagnosis, Study Reports - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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Breathlessness and Cough Signal Pulmonary Fibrosis Years Before Diagnosis, Study Reports 
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Patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) are likely to experience symptoms for years before their diagnosis, a British study reports. University of Nottingham researchers analyzed symptoms in the medical charts of newly diagnosed patients to ...

 


What is idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and when was Katie Price's mum Amy diagnosed? Causes, symptoms and ... - The Sun



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What is idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and when was Katie Price's mum Amy diagnosed? Causes, symptoms and ... 
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The condition is a build-up of scar tissue on the lungs that makes breathing increasingly difficult. It typically affects those around the age of 70-75, and is rare for individuals under the age of 50. Some people respond well to treatment, but others ...

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Pulmonary Rehab Should Be Among 'First Line' Therapies for IPF and Other Lung Diseases, Study Argues - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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Pulmonary Rehab Should Be Among 'First Line' Therapies for IPF and Other Lung Diseases, Study Argues 
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Pulmonary rehabilitation programs can significantly improve exercise ability, breathing, and overall quality of life in patients with pulmonary diseases, including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), and should be considered as ?a first line therapy ...

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Bacteria-derived Protein Halts Fibrosis-promoting Cells' Invasion of Lungs, Study Shows - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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Bacteria-derived Protein Halts Fibrosis-promoting Cells' Invasion of Lungs, Study Shows 
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Scientists have yet to understand all of the molecular mechanisms underlying pulmonary fibrosis, or PF. But evidence suggests that abnormal wound-healing processes, particularly uncontrolled activation of fibroblasts, are a potential factor in the ...

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Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Unveils Keynote Speakers for PFF Summit 2017 in Nashville - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Unveils Keynote Speakers for PFF Summit 2017 in Nashville 
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During the event, physicians and researchers will present their most current work on pulmonary fibrosis (PF), stem cell therapies, medical tourism and advances in imaging. The summit will also feature specialized sessions for newly diagnosed patients ...

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Traveling with Pulmonary Fibrosis - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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Traveling with Pulmonary Fibrosis 
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Pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is a lung disease characterized by a build-up of scar tissue that affects the normal functioning of the lungs. The formation of scar tissue leads to the thickening of pulmonary passageways and obstructs the passage of oxygen ...
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My Time-sensitive Bucket List - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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My Time-sensitive Bucket List 
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Although I am glad that I have had a bucket list for a number of years, I feel the importance of it now more than ever since my diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). If you are reading this column, you likely know that IPF is fatal without ...

 


Ofev Delays IPF Progression Beyond 52 Weeks, Results from TOMORROW Extension Trial Show - Pulmonary Fibrosis News



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Ofev Delays IPF Progression Beyond 52 Weeks, Results from TOMORROW Extension Trial Show 
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Long-term use of Boehringer Ingelheim's Ofev (nintedanib) prevents disease progression in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), according to the latest results of the TOMORROW trial and its open-label extension. The study, ?Long-term ...