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Nutrition for Pulmonary Fibrosis: Sweet Potatoes

Nutritious Sweet Potatoes Do you enjoy sweet potatoes? Did you know they’re a super food that contain many nutritional benefits? The World’s Healthiest Foods, list numerous benefits of incorporating sweet potatoes into your diet. Some of these health benefits include increasing your antioxidant intake, consuming more anti-inflammatory…

6 Non-Pharmacological Pulmonary Fibrosis Tips

According to PulmonaryFibrosis.org, there are several types of treatment options to help you with your pulmonary fibrosis. In this article, we’re focusing on bringing you non-pharmacological pulmonary fibrosis treatments. 1. Do not smoke! If you’ve been diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis or any other lung disease, smoking is…

The State of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Research

In this University of Exeter video, Dr. Chris Scotton talks about his research in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in order to better understand the development of the disease, and to try to develop new model systems for drug testing. Discover why pulmonary fibrosis is so…

Mobile-Friendly: 6 Pulmonary Fibrosis Complications

According to the Mayo Clinic, though no current cure for pulmonary fibrosis exists yet, medications and other treatment options can help improve a patient’s quality of life. As the disease evolves, several complications may arise. Here is a list of six possible pulmonary fibrosis complications: 1. High blood pressure in the lungs: Unlike normal high…

Quote for PF: It’s Not the Years in Your Life

Pulmonary Fibrosis Quote: Life in Your Years Living with pulmonary fibrosis is often challenging. Share this quote for pulmonary fibrosis on Pinterest to keep it all in perspective. Remember to live life to the fullest everyday. Abraham Lincoln said, “It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the…

9 Tips for Managing Pulmonary Fibrosis

Having to live with a disease like pulmonary fibrosis may be difficult most of the time. But there are some things you can do that may help you manage your condition and make your days a little bit easier. Here are nine tips to help you manage your pulmonary fibrosis (source:…

Turmeric Tea With Ginger

 Fall Tea Recipe With Antioxidants Fall is here. As we age, the changing season often comes with increased pain and inflammation. It seems unavoidable and managing it is a challenge. Homeopathic ways to relieve inflammation are worth a try. This turmeric tea recipe with ginger may have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits.

10 Tips to Get You Through Cold and Flu Season

It’s that time of year when everyone starts to get sick and pass around their cold and flu germs. Having a chronic illness means that your immune system is already compromised, which makes picking up other people’s winter illnesses harder to avoid. However, you don’t have to lock yourself away…

6 Pulmonary Fibrosis Diagnostic Tools

Diagnosing pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is complicated because symptoms may mirror those of other lung disorders such as asthma, pulmonary hypertension or chronic obstruction pulmonary disease (COPD). Because of this, six different diagnostic tools are needed for an accurate diagnosis of PF, according to the American Lung Association.