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Over 100 people attend first IPF Nottingham support group at Forest Ground

The first Nottingham Pulmonary Fibrosis support group meeting took place today at Nottingham Forest Football Ground. The event was a huge success with over 100 people attending including our Chairman, Mike Bray and trustees Dr Gisli Jenkins, Karen Hughes and Wendy Dickinson, who all spoke at the event.   Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis has helped […]

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New support group set up in Nottingham with our help

One of our key charity aims is to help set up new pulmonary fibrosis support groups around the UK so that everyone who needs help can have easy access to it. We have just helped to set up another new support group in Nottingham. This group is run by respiratory nurse Julie Morgan and the inaugural […]

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Pulmonary Fibrosis ‘Meet The Experts’ off to a flying start in Leeds

The first of three ‘Meet The Experts’ events for IPF patients and carers, jointly organised by Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis and the BLF, got off to a flying start in Leeds this week (Monday, November 10th) when more than 75 people attended. The day provided a mix of information and education with plenty of opportunity […]

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Young and old raise awareness of pulmonary fibrosis

The Nothern Region IPF support group held two different events of bubble blowing to raise awareness of pulmonary fibrosis during IPF Week last week. The first event was with the residents of Homedowne House where their weekly coffee morning takes place – these residents were aged between 60 and 90.

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