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Exercising with PH: The Ins, Outs, Ups and Downs

July 31, 2017

Starting an exercise program with a diagnosis of PH can often be a scary thought. Exercise is a great way to improve breathing efficiency, aerobic capacity, and overall quality of life. These factors play a major role in improving symptoms that are associated with PH. During this webinar, senior exercise physiologists: Julie Tracy, MSc and Abbey Karin, M.Ed. of Brigham and Women’s Hospital discussed the benefits of exercise, risks and warning signs to be aware of when exercising, and daily exercises that can increase your fitness and strength.

Julie Tracy, MSc, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Abbey Karin, M.Ed., Brigham and Women’s Hospita