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Newly FDA-Approved Drugs Give Hope to People with Pulmonary Fibrosis

Those who suffer from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) may be breathing a little easier. In October 2014, the Food and Drug Administration approved two new d


Natural Remedies for Pulmonary Fibrosis

At Covance, we are working on new treatments for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis - and these are just some of the reasons why.

This is a lung with Pulmonary Fibrosis. It is turning to a stone like substance. This would likely (I'm guessing) explain why it becomes hard to bend over (it does't bend) and why one can't take a DEEP breath. It doesn't expand.


Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis or #IPF is seen more frequently in men. Common symptoms are shortness of breath, chronic dry cough and finger clubbing. For more information visit


It's always amazing to hear "you look great!"... When inside I hurt so much I can't even focus.

from Verywell

What Is Pulmonary Fibrosis? What Are the Causes and Prognosis?

What is Pulmonary Fibrosis and What are the Causes and Prognosis?: What is pulmonary fibrosis?

15 Plants and Herbs That Can Boost Lung Health, Heal Respiratory Infections And Even Repair Pulmonary Damage

Sandra Rock describes her struggles with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and her fight to promote awareness of and funding for the disease.