Thank you for your interest in learning more about the effects of Chronic Lung Disease, how it affects you and your loved ones, and what you can do about it!
You are among 17 million other people with Chronic Lung Disease such as Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis and Asthma, who live in constant fear of being short of breath. There are ways of slowing down this progressive disease, and its affects on you. YOU are the key!
Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center offers a specialized pulmonary program to increase knowledge and improve the physical ability of individuals with this disease. The goal of the program is for you to become a better "SELF MANAGER". You will learn what you can do on a daily basis to manage your disease, which will help you to increase your activities, reduce your shortness of breath and enjoy life.
If you are interested in PVHMC's Self Management Program, you must discuss this with your doctor. The program requires a prescription from your doctor.
For more information about the program or The Breathing Buddies Support Group Luncheons, please call (909) 865-9135.