PFF Insights Blog

  • ILD-Day

    Working Together to Raise Awareness of Interstitial Lung Disease

    The first-ever ILD Day will take place on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 to drive awareness of interstitial lung disease (ILD). There are more than 200 types of interstitial lung disease, and more than 250,000 Americans are living with pulmonary fibrosis (PF) and ILD. Pulmonary fibrosis can be seen in many of the more than 200 types of ILD. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is one of the most common forms of ILD and has no known cause.
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    Meet your PF Care Team

    The care teams at our PFF Care Center Network (CCN) sites are made up of many different healthcare professionals, each with an important role to play in running the center and caring for patients. To help you understand how your care team works, we’ll be starting a series of posts to help you get to know some of the members of the pulmonary fibrosis (PF) care team
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    A Patient’s Guide to Participating in Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month

    Every September, those who have been impacted by pulmonary fibrosis (PF) unite for Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month (PFAM). Melissa King, a PFF Ambassador from New York, has participated in PFAM since 2017. She believes that participating in PFAM gives her a surge of energy and also helps her to feel powerful. In Melissa’s eyes, this is a way to fight back against the disease.
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  • What’s Going on with PF Research?

    If you’ve been thinking about taking part in a clinical trial for pulmonary fibrosis, now is a great time with lots of opportunities to participate.
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    A PFF Website Tour With Dr. Amy Hajari Case

    Whether you’re a patient, caregiver, researcher, healthcare professional, you’ve come to the right place for trusted information about pulmonary fibrosis.
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    Virtual Pulmonary Rehabilitation Toolkit Now Available for Pulmonary Fibrosis Patients

    Pulmonary rehabilitation has been shown to have a number of benefits for pulmonary fibrosis (PF) patients. Pulmonary rehabilitation can help to improve physical function, breathlessness (dyspnea), mood, and quality of life in people with PF.
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    PFF Advocates Ask Congress to Support Pulmonary Fibrosis Research

    On March 10, 60 PFF Advocates met with their members of Congress and congressional staff for PFF Hill Day.
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