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Latest Pulmonary hypertension Stories

2014-04-14 23:03:22

During the 3rd Annual "Take a Breath for PH and Get Moving for MS Race" in DeWitt, Mich. on May 10, all are invited to get moving and have fun while raising money for research into pulmonary hypertension, a deadly lung disease that severely limits the physical activity of those who suffer from it. Proceeds benefit the Pulmonary Hypertension Association. DeWitt, MI (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 The 3rd Annual "Take a Breath for PH and Get Moving for MS Race" will be in DeWitt,...

2014-04-11 12:23:22

CTEPH.com Designed to Help More Health Care Providers Understand and Identify This Rare Condition WHIPPANY, N.J., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare today announced it has launched an educational website for U.S. physicians about a rare, life-threatening condition called Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH). The site - www.CTEPH.com - is designed to increase CTEPH disease awareness among healthcare professionals (HCPs) and educate them on proper CTEPH...

2014-04-09 23:25:19

Team PHenomenal Hope, a four-woman relay team, will cycle 3,000 miles non-stop across 12 states this June as they compete in the Race Across America. Dr. Patricia George, pulmonologist and lung transplant physician in the UPMC Comprehensive Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) Clinic, is part of this team, which is dedicated to furthering the race to cure PH. Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Team PHenomenal Hope, a four-woman relay team, will cycle 3,000 miles non-stop across 12 states...

2014-04-08 16:22:49

Indianapolis Conference for Pulmonary Hypertension Patients MESA, Ariz., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owner of PoppyPocket LLC, Julie Hydzu, is pleased to announce her participation in the 2014 International Pulmonary Hypertension Conference and Scientific Sessions this June 20-22. The conference will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana and is open to both pulmonary hypertension patients and individuals in the medical community. The event occurs annually and introduces new medical...

2014-04-08 16:21:41

Team PHenomenal Hope Bikes Across Country for Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness MESA, Ariz., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Julie Hydzu, owner of PoppyPocket, announced today that she will be sponsoring an all woman's cycling team, PHenomenal Hope, in their upcoming race across the country. The native Pittsburgh team will start their race in Oceanside, California and will end in Annapolis, Maryland. This will be the third time the team has competed in the race that runs across 12...

2014-04-07 23:01:47

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association applauds the appointment of Mardi Gomberg-Maitland, MD, MSc to the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute's new Advisory Panel on Rare Disease. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Mardi Gomberg-Maitland, MD, MSc Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program at the University of Chicago Medical Center has been appointed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as one of the first 13...

2014-04-04 23:01:58

Award winning singer/songwriter Chloe Temtchine, who has pulmonary hypertension and is contemplating lung transplantation, has released a new song, "Be Brave," which she performs while using her oxygen tank, which she affectionately calls Steve Martin. Half of the proceeds from the song, available on iTunes, will be donated to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) today announced the release of a...

2014-03-26 08:28:21

SILVER SPRING, Md., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) today announced that Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has granted approval for Remodulin(®) (treprostinil) Injection for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) by subcutaneous and intravenous administration. Remodulin will be sold in Japan under the brand name Treprost(TM) by Mochida Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., under an exclusive distribution agreement with...

2014-03-14 23:01:56

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association St. Louis Support Group will be hosting a trivia night on March 28 to raise money for research and to create awareness about a life-threatening lung disease, pulmonary hypertension. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 The Pulmonary Hypertension Association St. Louis Support Group will be hosting a trivia night on March 28 to raise money for research and to create awareness about pulmonary hypertension. Pulmonary hypertension is a chronic and...

2014-03-10 08:22:19

-- Bayer's Adempas (riociguat tablets) approved for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)(1), which affects up to 2000 Canadians(2) -- Adempas provides novel and specific approach to treat different types of pulmonary hypertension (PH), a serious condition of the heart and lungs -- Only drug in Canada indicated to treat two rare types of PH - PAH and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH)(1,3) TORONTO, March...