IPF Leads to Decades of Advocacy

IPF Leads to Decades of Advocacy

Teresa Barnes calls herself an accidental advocate. She was preparing herself for a career in journalism and the medical device industry when her dad was diagnosed with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) in her senior year of college. Within 11 years between 1996 and...
Anne Ballentine on the Prevalence of IPF

Anne Ballentine on the Prevalence of IPF

IPF Foundation board member Anne Ballentine never really realized how prevalent Pulmonary Fibrosis was until she looked at her own network of family, friends and neighbors. The incidence of IPF has doubled over the past decade, and we don’t know exactly why it’s...