COPD research

COPD Research Living with COPD People living with COPD experience a progressive decline in lung function, even with current treatments and giving up smoking. They can also experience severe flare-ups, resulting in increased breathlessness and irreversible damage to their lungs. These flare-ups are often associated with lung infections due to viruses and bacteria suggesting a […]

Melbourne Cup Fundraiser raises over $45K

Thank you for your generosity! The MC Committee is thrilled to announce that $45,759.89 was raised for cystic fibrosis research The MC Committee believe that supporting medical research here in Western Australia is a positive way of fighting this cruel condition. 100% of the funds raised go into the Glenn Brown Memorial Grant, allowing researchers […]

The latest Breath of LIFE magazine

  Breath of LIFE Summer 2017-18 Here’s the latest issue of Breath of L I F E, the magazine of Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone. L I F E is the Institute for Respiratory Health’s support group for people with chronic lung disease. As well as lots of news, humour and healthy eating tips, there […]

Live it Forward together award

L I F E (Lung Information and Friendship for Everyone) recently was presented with a trophy for the Live it Forward together (LIFt) award for a project which demonstrated sustainable chronic conditions self-management outcomes to its members and the wider community. The award was made at the Support Groups Recognition and Good Practice Awards dinner […]

join a clinical trial

Join a Clinical Trial

Join a Clinical Trial If you live with a respiratory illness, a clinical trial may give you access to new, innovative treatments as well as first class care from a range of specialists. For information on how to join a clinical trial, contact Leisa our Clinical Trials Recruitment Officer on 6457 4482 or 6457 3198. What is […]