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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) - Every Breath Counts

The average person takes 16 breaths per minute…over 23 thousand in a day…that's over 600 million in a lifetime! Breathing is something we take for granted, b...

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Bill Vick's curator insight, August 31, 2014 7:46 AM

September is Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness month. How fitting to review and share this wonderful and inspiring film. I was proud to be a part of it.

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Raising awareness of covert killer: pulmonary fibrosis

Raising awareness of covert killer: pulmonary fibrosis | Pulomonary Fibrosis | Scoop.it

Despite claiming an estimated 40,000 lives annually — roughly the same number as breast cancer or prostate cancer — pulmonary fibrosis remains one of the least known covert (Raising awareness of covert killer: pulmonary fibrosis)


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Bill Vick's curator insight, August 12, 2014 9:02 AM

Despite being five times as prevalent as cystic fibrosis, which receives about $85 million in federal funding annually, Pulmonary Fibrosis  receives less than $18 million a year in federal funding, according to the Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis.

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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) - Every Breath Counts

The average person takes 16 breaths per minute…over 23 thousand in a day…that's over 600 million in a lifetime! Breathing is something we take for granted, b...

Via Bill Vick
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Bill Vick's curator insight, August 31, 2014 7:46 AM

September is Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness month. How fitting to review and share this wonderful and inspiring film. I was proud to be a part of it.