Patient Mentor Profile

Diane

Diagnosed in 1987

"I am a long-term PH survivor. I am very involved with PH advocacy, awareness and my support group. I love music and beading."

About Diane:

  • Born in 1963
  • Lives in North Carolina
  • Type of PH: Idiopathic
  • Languages: English

Diane feels comfortable discussing her experiences with:

  • inhaled medication
  • oral medication
  • cardiac or pulmonary rehabilitation
  • traveling with PH
  • communicating with medical personnel
  • organizing medical records
  • legislative advocacy
  • media awareness
  • local support groups
  • online communities (PHA email groups, message boards, chats)

Contact Diane:

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