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Cardiff research leading the way on tackling mesothelioma. The BLF say more investment is desperately needed


British Lung Foundation are calling for more research into this deadly form of cancer

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Support for IPF campaign


The BLF has been busy with the beginning of our new IPF campaign to support patient and improve services.

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New pilot programme for patients with COPD


The British Lung Foundation is working to deliver a new pilot programme for patients with mild COPD in Islington, London.

Respiratory health APPG March 2014

British Lung Foundation organises COPD oral evidence session


The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Respiratory Health held an oral evidence session on COPD in March 2014.

BLF Wales IPF patient event - March 2014

Meeting the IPF experts


Ensuring people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) have the best care and support is one of the BLF’s top priorities.

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