Do you want to come to the Christmas market with us? Part 1

This seemingly harmless question is not an easy one to answer for people with lung problems. We asked four lung patients this question. Here are their answers. Part 1


Exercising with COPD? Eberhard Jordan wants to climb high, despite his illness

Eberhard Jordan has end-stage COPD. Even so, he keeps setting new athletic challenges for himself. He aims to climb 50 storeys in one hour.


Living with cystic fibrosis: “Not normal, but extraordinary and in some ways more positive”

Miriam thinks her life with cystic fibrosis is extraordinary and in some ways more positive than a normal life. In our interview the 29-year-old explains why.

The articles found on the PARI Blog are written by the PARI Blog editorial team. The editorial team consists of PARI employees as well as external guest authors and freelance editors, some of them suffering from severe respiratory diseases themselves.