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Action at the Primary Care Respiratory Conference (PCRS) 2014

Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis had a strong presence at the annual conference of The Primary Care Respiratory Society over the weekend of Sept 26/27. We had a stand in the exhibition area and our delegate, trustee Wendy Dickinson, was able to talk to many of the delegates about IPF and about the charity.

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IPF awareness day in Manchester

This week a very successful IPF awareness day was held in the University Hospital of South Manchester led by the Manchester support group. There were two stands with leaflets, postcards and cakes and visitors gave donations – about £190 was raised!

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IPF World Week starts on 28 September – are you ready?

This year’s IPF World Week starts this Sunday on 28 September to 4 October. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis World Week was created in 2012 as an initiative to inform people around the globe that Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) is a rare and poorly understood chronic and ultimately fatal lung disease. Each year, around 35,000 people in […]

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A lively ILD nurse training day in Birmingham!

A very successful training day for interstitial lung disease nurse specialists and trainees was held in Birmingham on 15 September. Over 50 nurses attended and the feedback was excellent. Delegates left exhausted but enthused!

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