Tag: Newsletter

AUGUST 2018 Here is a roundup of the articles, news & updates that we've published on the PERF blog site during the past month. Click on the "Read More" link at the bottom of each excerpt to read the full article. How Does Medicare Cover Lung Transplants? [Editor’s Note: Following is a guest post published this month on our blog.] By Danielle Kunkle Roberts A lung transplant is a complicated complex surgery to remove a sick lung and
OCTOBER 2016 Here is a roundup of the articles, news & updates that we've published on the PERF blog site during the past month. Click on the "Read More" link at the bottom of each excerpt to read the full article. [column-group][column] American Health Journal 4-Minute Interview With Richard Casaburi In this video interview, Richard Casaburi, PhD, MD, and President of PERF, explains the basics of COPD, therapies available, and especially
MAY 2016 Here is a roundup of the articles, news & updates that we've published on the PERF blog site during the past month. Click on the "Read More" link at the bottom of each excerpt to read the full article. [column-group][column] Resilience – Your Not-So-Secret Weapon Against COPD When coping with a health challenge such as COPD, resilience can be a powerful weapon against the worsening of symptoms and the development of depression a
JULY 2015 Here is a roundup of the articles, news & updates that we've published on the PERF blog site during the past month. Click on the "Read More" link at the bottom of each excerpt to read the full article. [column-group][column] How to Explain COPD To Friends and Family Commercials for COPD treatments are aired on television all the time nowadays, but still, COPD is a disease that’s not well understood by the average person. If you
JUNE 2015 Here is a roundup of the articles, news & updates that we've published on the PERF blog site during the past month. Click on the "Read More" link at the bottom of each excerpt to read the full article. [column-group][column] Leonard Nimoy Still A Force – for COPD Awareness and Treatment Leonard Nimoy still lives on as a force for the improvement of outcomes for COPD patients; his daughter Julie Nimoy is developing a documentary