Fitness for Breath: Gentle Circuit Training at Home
Our second exercise video for patients to do in their own homes is now available!
These videos were created in partnership with the Abilities Centre in Whitby, and are for those living with a chronic lung condition who are unable to access safe and suitable exercise programs in their communities at this time.
LUNG HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP
Wednesday, August 12 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm.
This opportunity is ideal for people who do not have a support group in their community or who may be unable to attend an in-person meeting. It is open for anyone living with, or caring for someone with, a chronic lung condition.
Support group meetings include:
- An opportunity to share your experiences
- An opportunity to ask questions of others living with a chronic lung condition and of Lung Health Foundation staff
- Information on diagnosis, disease management and resources
For more information or to add your name to the group distribution list, please contact:
Jody Hamilton (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Diane Feldman (email@example.com)
We look forward to speaking with you soon!
Coordinating Allergy Care Through the Life Span
Thursday, July 23, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. ET
Allergists care for patients throughout their lives. In our latest webinar, Kelly Maples, MD, leads us in a discussion on how health professionals can implement strategies to assist patients as they undergo transitions of care (pediatrics to adulthood)
(After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.)
CME for this webinar is available through ACAAI.
CNE is available through our Online Learning HQ at a reasonable cost
AFHTO 2020 Conference “Tectonic shifts: rebuilding primary care in a new world”
Thursday, October 8 and Friday, October 9, 2020
Now accepting concurrent session and poster presentation submissions until July 29, 2020 at 5:00 PM (EDT).
Presentations will focus on five themes:
- Mental health and addiction support in primary care
- Integrating digital health and virtual care
- Integrated care and community responses
- Public health and primary care
- Addressing social determinants of health
We look forward to seeing you there!
Registration opens in August.
“Hockey fans have the biggest hearts,”
says Walter Gretzky, father of “The Great One” Wayne Gretzky, and long-time lung health advocate.
“I’m challenging Canada to get out there in their driveways, backyards, or even their living rooms, to have some home hockey fun and show their support for the Lung Health Foundation. Give lung health your best shot!”