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2010-12-20 10:00:00

Pulmonary Fibrosis Efforts Grow in 2010 CULVER CITY, Calif., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) achieved milestones in 2010 in advocacy, research support and awareness of Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF). PF is a fatal disease that has no known cause, no FDA-approved treatment, and no cure. The CPF increased national awareness efforts in 2010, via non-traditional as well as mainstream media. Stories of PF, through the personal accounts of patients...

2010-12-08 15:40:00

Pulmonary Fibrosis Claims as Many Lives Each Year as Breast Cancer, Yet Virtually Unknown PEORIA, Ariz., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elliot Walsey is on a mission to save others who suffer from the disease that will likely kill him. He was diagnosed September 2006 with pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a deadly lung disease that has no FDA approved treatment and no cure. The disease, characterized by uncontrolled and lethal scarring, is virtually unknown to the general population,...

2010-09-22 16:29:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During the 8th annual National Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) Awareness Week, Sept. 11 to 18, the Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) met with over 45 legislators, both Representatives and Senators, and as of this date there are 139 House co-sponsors for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Enhancement Act (PFREA) to fund research on this deadly disease. Pulmonary Fibrosis patients, their families and supporters targeted this year's visits to...

2010-09-07 09:36:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) kicks off the 8th annual National Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) Awareness Week Sept. 11 to 18. The primary goals of this year's activity are to ensure passage of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Enhancement Act (PFREA), in the Senate and the House, and to raise awareness of Pulmonary Fibrosis issues in communities nationwide. Specifically, the CPF is asking its national membership and others...

2010-08-23 14:49:00

CPF Commits to ATS to Fund Four New 2-Year Grants Totaling $400,000 CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) and the American Thoracic Society (ATS), the world's leading professional organization for pulmonary, critical care and sleep physicians, today announced that the CPF will again partner with the ATS to continue to fund Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) research. The CPF and the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) will each commit...

2010-07-29 12:38:00

Fleet of More than 30 Trucks Make Trips Daily Cross Country Potentially Reaching Millions, Jumbotron Ad on Busy CA Freeway Reaches More than 130,000 People Daily SAN JOSE, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today a nationwide advertising campaign to spread the word about Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) is underway in an untraditional setting - on the nation's interstates. Together, a billboard ad and truck ads are part of a nationwide...

2010-06-22 10:20:00

2010 Awareness Efforts Set for PF Week Sept. 11-18 SAN JOSE, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today it has set its 2010 National Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) Awareness Week for September 11-18, 2010. The primary goals of this year's activity are to ensure passage of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Enhancement Act (PFREA), and to raise awareness of PF issues to Members of Congress and in communities nationwide. Specifically, the...

2010-06-14 12:59:00

Show to Air Tuesday, June 15th SAN JOSE, Calif., June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today one of the first major national media coverage opportunities for the CPF and Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF). NBC's TODAY Show will focus on the disease in an interview with California patient Bob O'Rourke, who suffers from the disease and will die from it unless he receives a lung transplant in time. The show will air tomorrow, June 15th, on NBC. Please...

2010-02-11 12:55:00

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) Included on Newest Disease Listing of Compassionate Allowances SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) is praising Social Security Commissioner Michael Astrue's announcement this morning via press release that Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), also known as Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF), and a listing of 37 other diseases and life-threatening medical conditions are the latest additions to Social...

2009-12-29 09:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. , Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) calls 2009 a year of success in advocacy, research support and awareness, even in a year plagued by the economic recession. PF is a fatal disease that has no known cause, no FDA-approved treatment, and no cure. The CPF increased grassroots fundraising efforts in 2009, further advancing the effort to build awareness of the disease throughout the country. The organization and its members held...


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