Expert Video - Which in-person or online support groups can help people on oxygen, and their caregivers?
Susan Jacobs, RN, MSN, FAAN, reviews online support groups available through many organizations for lung disease, COPD, and pulmonary fibrosis. She also discusses available support groups in person, by phone, and in languages other than English. Are you a support person for someone using oxygen therapy? You may not consider yourself a caregiver, but family and friends of people who use oxygen can benefit from caregiver resources.
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Disclaimer: The information provided is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always consult your doctor about any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. The visuals provided are meant to be representations only. No specific brand of oxygen equipment is being promoted or endorsed.
This activity is supported by educational grants from: Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and the Gawlicki Family Foundation
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