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The Future of Monitoring Lung Function in LAM

Posted on May 07, 2021   |   

As all LAM patients are well aware of, serial lung function testing performed in a physician’s office is the current standard of care to assess the disease status for LAM patients. A full set of lung function tests comprises of the following:

1) Spirometry: measures the maximum amount of air you can exhale in the first one-second, known as forced expiratory volume in one-second (FEV1), and the total amount of air you can exhale, known

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Topics: Home Spirometry        Categories: Educational Resources

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Welcoming New Faces to The LAM Foundation

Posted on July 31, 2019   |   
Author: A. Bloomer

We are very excited to be welcoming a new member to The LAM Foundation team as well as congratulating a current one on a new role! Join us in giving them each a very warm welcome. 

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Genetics Research into LAM Leads to a New Discovery

Posted on July 01, 2019   |   
Author: A. Bloomer

Genetic research sponsored by The LAM Foundation has led to a new discovery!
We need your help to learn more.

What can saliva samples teach us about LAM? It took a global network of patients, researchers, and donors like you to find out. Everything began with one common connection—The LAM Foundation. We are the global leader in the fight against lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM). By donating to The LAM Foundation, your gifts help move us closer to finding safe,

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From $500 to $5,000: Rachel Faleide’s Phenomenal Facebook Fundraising

Posted on January 31, 2019   |   

In August 2018, Rachel Faleide, MSN, FNP-C was diagnosed with LAM. In September 2018, she decided to share her diagnosis with friends and family by starting a Facebook fundraiser for The LAM Foundation. Rachel’s initial goal was to raise $500. In just weeks, she smashed that goal by raising over $5,000! Here, she shares the story behind her fundraising success.  

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Topics: Facebook Fundraising        Categories: News
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2018 Advances in LAM

Posted on December 21, 2018   |   

With your support, The LAM Foundation continues to thrive as a source of hope for individuals affected by LAM. We have again accelerated research and improved patient care, with each day moving us closer to a cure. Learn more about a few of our 2018 accomplishments. 

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Topics: clinical care LAMposium 2018 patient support Research        Categories: News

More Ways to Give: Qualified Charitable Distributions from IRAs

Posted on December 19, 2018   |   

Are you or someone you know over the age of 70 ½ and looking for more ways to give to The LAM Foundation? You may be able to donate through a Qualified Charitable Distribution! Read on to learn more about this opportunity to give.

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Topics: Donations IRA Qualified Charitable Distributions        Categories: News
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