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PH and COVID-19: Visit PHA’s Online Resources

  • COVID-19 FAQ for People with PH
  • PHA Connects: Health and Wellness Series
  • Therapy Access and Funding Assistance
  • Videos to Help You Start a Home Exercise Routine
  • Ways to Connect Virtually: Support Groups and More
  • PH Community Making Masks: Learn How!
  • Resources for HCPs
  • COVID-19 in the News

No Sneakers Needed for Philadelphia O2breathe Walk

This year’s Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) Philadelphia O2breathe Walk is a virtual celebration of the PH community’s fundraising efforts. Join us online at 11 a.m. EDT Saturday for live team recognition, inspirational messages and interactive engagement.

Read ‘PH in a Pandemic’ and Other Great Stories in Pathlight

If you’re a member of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA), the latest issue of Pathlight should have arrived in your mail. The August issue of PHA’s quarterly magazine addresses “PH in a Pandemic,” research breakthroughs and inspirational stories from people with pulmonary hypertension (PH) and their loved ones.

Affected by wildfires or flooding? Share Your Emergency Experience

Do you live in an area affected by recent wildfires, hurricanes or other emergency situations? How did the disaster affect your pulmonary hypertension (PH)? Let the PH community know how you’re managing and what precautions you took. Share your experience in the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s Right Heart Blog.

Help Determine How Donor Lungs are Distributed

The scoring system for allocating donor lungs is under review. You can weigh in on how donor lungs are distributed by taking a 10- to 15-minute survey from the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network. The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) encourages people with pulmonary hypertension, their loved ones and health care teams to participate.

How to Maximize Your Support for PH Research and Awareness

Does your employer have a matching gift program? If so, you can double your contribution to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA). Depending on the employer, you might be eligible to provide twice the support for the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community, whether you’re an employee, spouse of an employee or retiree.

Former Runner Goes the Distance to Advance PH Research

Nick Simons ran 25 to 30 miles a week until 2008. A particularly disappointing run led to a doctor’s visit, tests and a pulmonary hypertension (PH) diagnosis. Eventually, he started contributing to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) through payroll deductions.

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