Latest Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Stories

2008-07-23 09:01:20

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Teresa Barnes of the Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis, +1-303-521-4080, tbarnes@coalitionforpf.org Landmark Bill Would Create National Patient Registry, Increase Public Awareness of Deadly Lung Disease WASHINGTON, July 23/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Not much is known about Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF), a progressive and ultimately fatal lung disease that claims the lives of 40,000 Americans each year and kills an estimated two-thirds of patients within their first...

2008-07-16 06:00:13

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Colorado woman breathes easier in the mile high city of Denver, less than a year after receiving a life-saving lung transplant from an incurable lung disease called pulmonary fibrosis (PF).

2008-04-30 12:00:08

BOSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following announcement was released by The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis: WHAT: "Living with IPF" Free Educational Seminar for Patients and Their Families Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in partnership with The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF), is hosting a free seminar for patients and families living with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), a fatal disease that affects 128,000 Americans and claims as many lives each...