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MPP Kevin Flynn Statement on Rob’s Ride for IPF
Jeff Yurek Statement on Esbriet
IPF Awareness Month – Queen’s Park
Breathing Should Never Be Hard Work
Learn about Robert Davidson’s journey with IPF in his book, “Breathing Should Never Be Hard Work.” A portion of royalties from the sale of books to fund IPF research.
One day in October 2007, my husband called to tell me the results of tests he had undergone to try and pinpoint the cause of his breathlessness.
He blithely stated: It’s pulmonary fibrosis” obviously knowing nothing about this disease.
I was devastated. I had lost my friend and co-worker Janice to this very disease two years earlier. She had progressed very fast in a few months through the disease, not even getting the chance to be assessed for a lung transplant.
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This guide provides Robert Davidson’s advice on how patients should manage and advocate for their proper care. It will also answer many of the questions that patients and their caregivers may have, and set them in the right direction to get the answers to other questions.