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What is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) ?

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a non-neoplastic pulmonary disease that is characterized by the formation of scar tissue within the lungs in the absence of any known provocation.

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Rare Disease Day 2015

by RareConnect team published about 1 month ago No comment

Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year.

The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the gen...

How I came to be in the PF community

by taleenakoch published 6 months ago 5 comments

In 2003 I was living a suburban life with my kids and husband, unaware of just how cruel fate could be. My mom, Beverly Hart - age 64, had been sic...