Videos About Pulmonary Fibrosis

Options for Supplemental Oxygen – Liquid Oxygen

Kim Fredrickson, Patient columnist for pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com, shares about her fight to get liquid oxygen. Kim has been diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis, a terminal illness, and needs liquid oxygen to survive. Please check out my weekly column, “Just Breathe, Compassionate Help for the PF Journey” at https://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/cat…

Different Types of Portable Oxygen Options to Use Away from Home

Kim Fredrickson, Marriage and Family Therapist and Patient Columnist at PulmonaryFibrosisNews.com shares about different types of portable oxygen possibilities to use away from home. Kim also includes a video where she shows how she uses her portable oxygen concentrator, as well as how to fill liquid oxygen containers for portable use.

You can read my weekly column, Just Breath: Compassionate Help for the PF Journey at https://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/category/just-breathe-compassionate-help-for-the-pf-journey/

Different Types of Supplemental Oxygen Possibilities to Use at Home

Kim Fredrickson, MFT – Patient Blogger for PulmonaryFibrosisNews.com Kim shares about different options available for supplemental oxygen to use at home.

You can read my weekly column, Just Breath: Compassionate Help for the PF Journey at https://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/category/just-breathe-compassionate-help-for-the-pf-journey/

 

Facebook Live Video “Being a Good Friend to Yourself on this PF Journey”

Kim shares how hard it has been to get used to being diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis, and all that goes with it. She shares how common it is to have lots of up and downs, tears, disbelief and difficulty adjusting.

Kim shares how being a good friend to herself on this journey has made a huge difference, as she treats herself with the kindness and compassion she would give a friend. There are so many things we can’t control when you have PF, but one thing we can control is being a kind and compassionate friend to ourselves along the way.

You can read my weekly column, Just Breath: Compassionate Help for the PF Journey at https://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/category/just-breathe-compassionate-help-for-the-pf-journey/

This video was originally published on https://www.facebook.com/pulmonaryfibrosisnews/ 11/28/16

Sorry for the sound quality 🙁

Facebook Live Video “The Many Difficulties of a PF Diagnosis, Plus Sleep Tips and Online Support”

Kim Shares a Facebook Live Video for Pulmonary Fibrosis News on 7/19/17. Kim shares the many difficulties to diagnosis and treat this terminal lung disease, and why patients are so often confused. She shares encouragement and tips to sleep better and get the help and support you need, whether online or in person.

You can read my weekly column, Just Breath: Compassionate Help for the PF Journey at https://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/category/just-breathe-compassionate-help-for-the-pf-journey/

This video was originally published on https://www.facebook.com/pulmonaryfibrosisnews/

Kim as a Guest on the IPF Catalyst Challenge Webinar

Kim Fredrickson shares a Facebook Live video sharing the IPF Catalyst Challenge hosted by Bill Vick of PF Warrior (www.PFWarrior.com). Kim was a patient guest along with Elisabeth Estes from Three Lakes Partners and Kathleen Lindell, PhD from the University of Pittsburg, Sammons Center. This video shares about the 1 Million Dollar Prize to help patients with supplemental oxygen solutions for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Here is the press release about this challenge. Applications are being accepted until November 2017, with the 3 winners announced in January 2018. We are looking for the best and the brightest innovators, entrepreneurs, and healthcare thinkers to participate in the $1,000,000 IPF Catalyst Challenge, which is now open and accepting registrations through October 25, 2017.

You can read Kim’s weekly column, Just Breath: Compassionate Help for the PF Journey at https://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/category/just-breathe-compassionate-help-for-the-pf-journey/

 

How to Walk Through Pain and Suffering

Kim Fredrickson, MFT shares a very real and helpful talk on how to navigate the pain, confusion, and adjustments when your world turns upside down. She shares about important topics such as dealing with “The Hard Questions”, allow the healing process of grief, as well as specific tools – including self-compassion and faith, that will help you get unstuck and help you grow as you work through unexpected pain and suffering in your life. Kim shares from her own personal story of a life turned upside down from breast cancer and pulmonary fibrosis.

Kim Shares How Practicing Self-Compassion Helps Her Get Through Tough Times

Kim Fredrickson shares how practicing self-compassion really helps her get through tough times health-wise. #breastcancer #pulmonaryfibrosis