Another Breathtaking Adventure

Since I have been told by my Doctor no more mountain hikes or other hikes/walks I have been thinking about what else I can do as a Breathtaking Adventure to raise funds. I have come up with a golf marathon that entails playing 6 rounds, or 108 holes of golf, in 13 hours. It's called … Continue reading Another Breathtaking Adventure

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Gas Exchange in Lungs

The picture on the left shows the tiny air sacs or Alveoli in a healthy lung and how the Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide are exchanged with the bloodstream. The dark gray circle around the "Air" is scar tissue that develops in people with Pulmonary Fibrosis and prevents or slows this exchange of gases. The picture … Continue reading Gas Exchange in Lungs

September is Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month

September is our special month to really promote Pulmonary Fibrosis by  awareness and educate people about this terrible lung disease. “This September, I'm asking you join me to fight for people everywhere who live with pulmonary fibrosis. PF is a devastating lung disease that causes scarring in the lungs. There is no cure for PF. … Continue reading September is Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month