Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month Draws Attention to Life-Threatening, Often Misdiagnosed Disease

2019-10-23T20:26:44+00:00October 23rd, 2019|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s ‘PHaces of Hope’ campaign shares stories of those with PH, educates about the disease Silver Spring, MD (Oct. 23, 2019) – Each November, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) launches a national campaign to raise awareness about pulmonary hypertension (PH), a progressive lung disease defined by high blood pressure in the lungs

Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s On the Road Education Forum Arrives in Kansas City on Oct. 12

2019-09-26T21:56:33+00:00September 26th, 2019|

Free event offers education about pulmonary hypertension from local medical experts and networking opportunities for those with PH and their caregivers. Silver Spring, Md. (Sept 26, 2019) – The PHA on the Road Education Forum brings local medical experts and members of the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community to the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at

Pulmonary Hypertension Association Brings On the Road Education Forum to San Francisco on August 10

2019-07-26T19:21:48+00:00July 26th, 2019|Tags: |

Free event offers educational seminars on pulmonary hypertension from local medical experts and networking opportunities for those with PH and their caregivers. Silver Spring, Md. (July 25, 2019) -The Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s On The Road education forum brings local medical experts and members of the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community to The Westin San Francisco Airport on

Pulmonary Hypertension Association Promotes International World PH Day to Raise Awareness to Help Improve Patient Outcomes

2019-05-01T20:02:40+00:00May 1st, 2019|

Silver Spring, Md. (May 1, 2019) - The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) joins dozens of organizations around the world on World PH Day May 5 to place a spotlight on pulmonary hypertension (PH), a rare and complex, life-threatening disease that has no cure. PH or high blood pressure in the lungs affects approximately 25

Cardiovascular Institute of North Colorado earns PHA Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers Program accreditation

2019-01-29T19:31:04+00:00January 29th, 2019|

Designation assures access to specialized care for thousands with PH SILVER SPRING, MD (January 24, 2019) – The pulmonary hypertension (PH) program at the Cardiovascular Institute of North Colorado in Greeley, Colo., has been designated a Regional Clinical Program, a designation of the Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers (PHCC) accreditation program launched in 2014 by the

PHA to host first Tampa O2breathe timed 5K and walk Feb. 2 to fight pulmonary hypertension

2019-01-29T19:30:16+00:00January 29th, 2019|

Silver Spring, MD (Jan. 22, 2019) — The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) will hold the first Tampa O2breatheTM PHun Run and Walk Feb. 2 to raise funds to fight pulmonary hypertension (PH) , a misunderstood, complex and deadly disease that affects persons of all ages. The timed 5K run and walk is inspired by

Early diagnosis is vital for proper treatment of life-threatening pulmonary disease

2018-11-14T17:06:48+00:00November 14th, 2018|

Pulmonary Hypertension Association establishes November 14 as CTEPH Awareness Day Silver Spring, MD (November 14, 2018) – In order to help raise awareness and improve diagnosis of a rare form of pulmonary hypertension (PH), the Pulmonary Hypertension Association has established November 14 as Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH) Awareness Day. Symptoms—including shortness of breath, fatigue

PHA stresses need for increased awareness of life-threatening disease

2018-11-01T20:48:09+00:00November 1st, 2018|

November is Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month Silver Spring, MD (Nov. 1, 2018) – Each November, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) focuses on the critical need to increase awareness – within the medical community and the public – of pulmonary hypertension (PH), a progressive lung disease that can cause right heart failure and death. Pulmonary Hypertension

PHA Accreditation Program Assures Access to Specialized Care for Thousands with Often-Misdiagnosed Deadly Lung Disease

2018-10-05T19:45:10+00:00October 3rd, 2018|

SILVER SPRING, MD (October 3, 2018) – A national accreditation program launched by the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) assures that more than 12,000 people with a life-threatening lung disease are getting care from clinicians who specialize in their often-misdiagnosed condition. Pulmonary hypertension (PH), also known as high blood pressure of the lungs, affects adults and

PHA Accreditation Program Assures Access to Specialized Care for Thousands with Often-Misdiagnosed Deadly Lung Disease

2018-10-05T19:46:26+00:00October 3rd, 2018|

SILVER SPRING, MD (October 3, 2018) – A national accreditation program launched by the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) assures that more than 12,000 people with a life-threatening lung disease are getting care from clinicians who specialize in their often-misdiagnosed condition. Pulmonary hypertension (PH), also known as high blood pressure of the lungs, affects adults and