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The Blum Center is a relaxed and comfortable place for patients, families and friends to find accurate health-related information with help from specially trained staff.

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Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center
White Building
First Floor, Room 110

55 Fruit StreetBoston,MA 02114Get Directions
  •  Near Public Transit
  •  Handicapped Accessible
  • Phone: 617-724-7352
  • Email: PFLC@partners.org
  • Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-4:30 pm

Blum Center Events

How to Exercise with Chronic Lung Disease
Tuesday, October 23, 12:00PM
Blum Center, White 110

Chronic lung disease is a general term used to describe long-term breathing problems, such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). These conditions can affect the quality of life for a person. Join Abby Folger, PT, DPT and Karla Schichtmann, RRT for a talk on how an exercise program can help with chronic lung disease symptoms, including shortness of breath and fatigue. You will learn how exercise can help, what kinds of exercises can be beneficial, and how to overcome common challenges when starting an exercise program. Information on pulmonary rehabilitation, oxygen therapy, and medicines that can help with exercise will also be covered. 

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Massachusetts General Hospital has been consistently ranked as one of the top hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report and is ranked across all 16 specialties.

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