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Better Breathers Support Group

Classes and Support Groups

Adventist Health Sonora is offering a support group for people with chronic lung disease including asthma, COPD, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis.

The American Lung Association’s Better Breathers Club meets every other month at 12:30 p.m. at the Pulmonary Rehabilitation clinic located at 19747 Greenley Road in Sonora. Meeting on the second Wednesday, every other month, the remaining dates for 2018 are:

• March 14
• May 9
• July 11
• September 12
• November 14

The Better Breathers support group is free of charge and offers patient-centered and community-based education and support for anyone living with chronic lung disease along with their family, friends and caregivers. Better Breathers Club aims to:

• Improve quality of life

• Provide disease-specific education

• Help patients and families understand basic concepts and techniques for pulmonary self-care and coping skills

• Educate patients and families on the care and treatments for chronic lung diseases

For more information about Better Breathers and other lung health resources and services, please call (209) 536-3726.