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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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Short-Term Goals, Long-Term Effects: Outcomes of the 2017 LAM Patient Benefit Conference

Posted on November 30, 2018   |   

How can we improve the lives of LAM patients in five years or less? This is the question scientists, clinicians, and patients themselves gathered to answer at the first-ever LAM Patient Benefit Conference. Among the many valuable ideas shared, the following grant proposals have received funding to move forward. Each was chosen for its potential to result in solutions that will positively impact the diagnosis, care, or quality of life of LAM patients by the year 2023.

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Topics: Patient Benefit Conference Research        Categories: Events News
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Running for LAM: Q&A with Kat Steele

Posted on November 29, 2018   |   

Kat Steele is a LAM patient who commemorated the 5-year anniversary of her diagnosis by participating in the New Hampshire Marathon on September 29, 2018. Here, she shares insights from her journey as a LAM patient, as a runner, and as a fundraiser. 

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Topics: Fundraising        Categories: Events News
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We Need Your Help to Fund LAM Research

Posted on August 03, 2018   |   

"The LAM community should be incredibly proud of the Foundation’s continuing role in fast-tracking the best LAM research” – Elizabeth Henske, MD

We need your help to fund LAM research. The LAM Foundation is the global leader in the fight against lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM). We are dedicated to finding safe and effective treatments, and ultimately a cure, for women living with LAM. By donating today, you can help give “A Breath of Hope” to women with LAM across the globe. 100% of your gift will go directly to LAM research.

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Topics: LAM Research        Categories: News
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2017 Was a Good Year!

Posted on December 27, 2017   |   

With your support, The LAM Foundation continues to grow and be both a champion and innovator for LAM patients and their families. 2017 was once again a busy year at The LAM Foundation, as we continue to accelerate research and to improve patient care.

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Topics: 2017        Categories: News

Presentations at the 2017 #LAMposiumDC

Posted on June 24, 2017   |   
Author: Jackie Reau

Check out all the presentations from LAMposium DC.

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Topics: LAMposiumDC        Categories: News
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