Maybe you spent months going from doctor to doctor, completing test after test, trying to find out what is wrong with your health. Just having a diagnosis can be a [Read More]
It’s that time of year again when shopping is a job, not a hobby. Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, or another holiday, you may be looking for gift ideas for [Read More]
Any disease that affects one person impacts the whole family. As caregiver and PF Warrior member Patti Vick says succinctly, pulmonary fibrosis is a family affair. Patti is right. No [Read More]
PF Warriors is releasing a new video series, My Life with Pulmonary Fibrosis, during National Family Caregivers’ Month in November 2022. Pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is a rare disease that is [Read More]
During diagnosis of pulmonary fibrosis or interstitial lung disease, your doctor will administer a pulmonary function test (PFT). A pulmonary function test, also called a lung function test, is a [Read More]
Most people with pulmonary fibrosis will require supplemental oxygen, or oxygen therapy, at some point in their lifetime. If your condition is diagnosed very early, you may not require supplemental [Read More]
People living with pulmonary fibrosis are still at risk from the COVID BA5 variant. While Paxlovid is a promising treatment, hear about possible interactions with other medications.
Do those of us with pulmonary fibrosis still need to be concerned about COVID in 2022? COVID-19 B1.5 variant now predominant in North America and Europe and cases are rising, [Read More]