Author Archives: Mary Chapman

Across the Globe, Supporters Go Blue for PF Awareness Month

From lighting landmarks in blue to showcasing patient stories, supporters are finding ways to mark Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month, set aside each September to call attention to the lung condition and raise funds to fight it. The monthlong campaign is spearheaded each year by the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation…

‘Breathless Ballad Challenge’ Welcomes Would-be Songwriters

Former New York Yankees center fielder and Latin Grammy nominee Bernie Williams is helping to raise awareness of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), the disease took his father’s life, as part of Boehringer Ingelheim’s national Breathless Ballad Challenge. The campaign aims to educate and empower people who have, or suspect…