Pulmonary Fibrosis

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Alta Loma Man Receives First ‘Breathing Lung’ Transplant In The Country

A 57-year-old Alta Loma man was the first person in the United States to receive a “breathing lung” transplant.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/26/2013

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Caltech’s Longtime Publicist Bob O’Rourke Dies At 72

Caltech’s longtime publicist Bob O’Rourke died Tuesday in his Pasadena home at the age of 72.


pulminary fibrosis

After Lung Transplant, 72-Year-Old Man Gets The Gift Of Life

In his hospital room at UCLA, 72 year old Bob O’Rourke is breathing on his own and for the first time in years he’s not attached to an oxygen tank.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2011


Krysten Knievel Takes Charge Against Pulmonary Fibrosis

Krysten Knievel, the granddaughter of daredevil Evel and an accomplished singer in her own right, stopped by KCAL9 on Wednesday to raise awareness for pulmonary fibrosis.