Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF)
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a lung condition that scars your lungs and reduces the efficiency of your breathing. It’s the most common type of pulmonary fibrosis.
Learn about IPF symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatments. We also have information on the support available to you.
Find out if there is a BLF Support group or Singing for Lung Health group running in your area here, (some of our groups also run online on Zoom)
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What you need to know about coronavirus
Information and useful links about coronavirus, including what you need to do if you live with a lung condition
Pulmonary fibrosis stories and videos
Read and listen to the stories of people affected by pulmonary fibrosis.
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Other types of pulmonary fibrosis
Learn about other types of pulmonary fibrosis and how they can affect the lungs.