This completes our “PHaces of Hope” campaign, which ran throughout November and December. Thank you to everyone who shared your hope with all of us in the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community!

To view this week’s “PHaces of Hope” visit You can also click the link to each story below.

Michael Cannon (diagnosed with PH)

“What gives me hope is spending time with people that I love, waking up every day and enjoying life.” Read his story of Hope.

Simone Balkenhol (diagnosed with chronic thromboembolic PH)

“I hope to find meaning in community service and in a job that allows me to contribute to society.” Read her story of Hope.

Kristin Vogel (diagnosed with idiopathic PH)

“It’s amazing what a little hope can accomplish!” Read her story of Hope.

Erica Bailon (diagnosed with PH related to congenital heart disease)

“My hope is for a cure to be found. I have faith and pray for those who work daily for us living with PH.” Read her story of Hope.

Cindy Galloway (diagnosed with familial PH)

[My hope is] knowing that one day there will be a cure.” Read her story of Hope.