Exercising and Staying Active
July 31, 2017
Starting an exercise program with a diagnosis of PH can often be a scary thought. Exercise is a great way to improve breathing efficiency, aerobic capacity, and overall quality of life. These factors play a major role in improving symptoms that are associated with PH. During this webinar, senior exercise physiologists: Julie Tracy, MSc and Abbey Karin, M.Ed. of Brigham and Women’s Hospital discussed the benefits of exercise, risks and warning signs to be aware of when exercising, and daily exercises that can increase your fitness and strength.
March 2, 2017
The goal of this session is to discuss how exercise and pulmonary rehab may affect pulmonary hypertension (PH) and how to incorporate regular exercise and rehab into your lifestyle. Specific focus will be on sharing the latest evidence of exercise benefit for PH, an tips on how to get started and stick with regular exercise programs for maximal benefit.