4 Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Patients Share Their Stories


Colin describes the first signs that something was amiss with his health was breathlessness when he’d be doing anything strenuous and a pain in his chest. Doctors suspected angina, but tests revealed he had idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Colin manages his IPF with lifestyle changes and forward planning. So far he feels great but he takes it one day at a time.

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  1. Connie Hersh says:

    I was diagnosed with Ipf in April of this year. My question is why is the drug. Companies make the cost of esprit so so high most patients can’t afford it so they die earlier!! So sad

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