I Can No Longer Enjoy These Luxuries Because of IPF

I Can No Longer Enjoy These Luxuries Because of IPF

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I Can No Longer Enjoy These Luxuries Because of IPF

If I could give strangers one gift, it would be that they never take their healthy lungs for granted. I’ve longed for a life with fully functioning lungs for 1,854 consecutive days. That’s how long it’s been since I was diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) at the age of 28. IPF slowly steals away one’s ability to breathe as scar tissue, or fibrosis, builds in the lungs and prevents adequate oxygenation. While still uncommon…

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