Lung Disease Support Group to Meet at UMC Activities Center

Published 07/12 2014 09:58AM

Updated 07/12 2014 09:59AM

LUBBOCK, TX (PRESS RELEASE) -- Learn to manage your lung disease – and live better – by joining The UMC Better Breathers Club.
The Better Breathers Club is a free support group for people with chronic lung diseases such as COPD, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis or lung cancer.
The Better Breathers Club meets the second Monday of every month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the UMC Activities Center at 5217 82nd Street (82nd & Slide) in Rockridge Plaza.
Their next gathering, which is scheduled for Monday, July 14, will feature guest speaker Dr. Andres Yepes, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow, TTUHSC. Dr. Yepes will speak on pulmonary diseases. 
For additional information, please contact Lori Stroud at (806) 775-8950.
Who: UMC Better Breathers Club
What: Free support group for people with chronic lung diseases
When: 6-7:30 p.m., Monday, July 11
Where: UMC Activities Center, 5217 82nd Street (82nd & Slide)
UMC Health System is ranked among the top 10 percent of hospitals in the nation for patient satisfaction by HealthGrades, and has consistently ranked among the best places to work in Texas by the Best Companies Group. More than 300,000 patients a year choose UMC.

(Press release by UMC Health System)

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