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Workshop Attendees: ‘Knowledge Is Power’ to Manage PH

2023-08-17T10:24:04-04:00August 15th, 2023|

Pamela and Johnie Myers returned from the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s most recent regional workshop armed with ideas. “I like taking notes to take back to my wife’s doctors because they’re always curious about what we learn,” Johnie says. The Myerses were among 70 people who attended the July 29 PHA Connects: PH Community Workshop July 29 in Boston. Find out what other attendees, including the Apostoloff and Greg families, had to say about the workshop.

PHA 2024 Theme Reflects Power of Support and Connections

2023-08-17T10:20:52-04:00August 15th, 2023|

As leader of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s Dayton, Ohio, support group, Mary Hale ends every meeting with the comforting words, “We are stronger together.” Mary tweaked her closing message as an entry for the PHA 2024 theme contest. PHA 2024 International PH Conference and Scientific Sessions is set for Aug. 15-18, 2024, in Indianapolis.

Former College Coach Makes the Case for PH Care Centers

2023-08-17T10:19:54-04:00August 15th, 2023|

Barron “Coach Bear” Honea hadn’t heard of pulmonary hypertension when his cousin Josh White died of PH complications shortly after his 2020 diagnosis. Although the former basketball coach had experienced PH symptoms for nine years, he didn’t connect them to his cousin’s disease. About a year later, Sandeep Sahay, MD, of Houston Methodist, confirmed Barron’s own PH and told him about the Pulmonary Hypertension Association.

Have You Updated Your Estate Plan?

2023-08-03T10:01:33-04:00August 1st, 2023|

Nearly two-thirds of American adults don’t have an up-to-date estate plan. During National Make-A-Will Month, make time to check this important task off your to-do list. As you reflect on the people you love and causes you care about, consider including the Pulmonary Hypertension Association in your estate planning.