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Archive: May 2016

Is pulmonary rehab for you?

Posted on May 26, 2016   |   
Author: Delia   |   
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The Value of Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Do you have questions about the benefits of pulmonary rehab? Interested in learning who should actually seek this structured exercise program? Click here to read a blog post about the value of pulmonary rehab.

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Tags: Pulmonary rehab
Categories: Pulmonary Rehab

Living with Bronchiectasis

Posted on May 06, 2016   |   
Author: Gretchen   |   
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This blog post was written by Mary Kitlowski, founder of Running On Air, who is living with Bronchiectasis.

After years of searching for answers to my health problems, my first real answer came from the diagnosis of bronchiectasis when I was 17 years old. Back in the 70’s and early 80’s the convention was to stay away from too many x-rays. My first chest x-ray revealed a piece to the puzzle that would eventually become my diagnosis of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

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Categories: Quality of Life

Identifying Patient-Centered Bronchiectasis Research Priorities: PCORI Engagement Award

Posted on May 06, 2016   |   
Author: Gretchen   |   
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This blog post was written by Dr. Emily Henkle, researcher at Oregon Health & Sciences University.

In January of this year, a team led by Dr. Kevin Winthrop at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) began working on a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)-funded project designed to identify priorities and create

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Categories: Research

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