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I'm Aware That I'm Rare: the phaware® podcast

A new podcast series devoted to raising global pulmonary hypertension awareness with dynamic stories from PH patients, caregivers and medical professionals from around the world. New Episodes every Monday!

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Annie Whitaker - phaware® interview 394

Nov 29, 2022

PHA Australia CEO, Annie Whitaker, gives a raw account of her connection to pulmonary Hypertension as carer to her son Tim, who lost the PH War in 2006. Annie discusses how one promise to her son has helped her work through grief.

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Nov 28, 2022

In this episode, PHA Australia CEO, Annie Whitaker, gives a raw account of her connection to pulmonary Hypertension as carer to her son Tim, who lost the PH War in 2006. Annie discusses how one promise to her son has helped her work through grief.

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Stacey McCarthy - phaware® interview 393

Nov 22, 2022

Pulmonary hypertension patient, Stacey McCarthy discusses her 13 year journey with PH and her struggles as a single mom. Now over a decade later, Stacey is a coordinator for the UCSD PH Support Group, is involved in a long-term study with the NIH and is a patient advocate for Janssen. 

My name is Stacey McCarthy. I...


Nov 21, 2022

In this episode, pulmonary Hypertension patient, Stacey McCarthy discusses her 13 year journey with PH and her struggles as a single mom. Now over a decade later, Stacey is a coordinator for the UCSD PH Support Group, is involved in a long-term study with the NIH and is a patient advocate for Janssen. 

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Katie Sample - phaware® interview 392

Nov 15, 2022

Attorney Katie Sample discusses losing her husband to complications following a bone-marrow transplant. Two years later, while still in mourning, this single-mother from Long Beach, California was diagnosed with Ideopathic Pulmonary Hypertension.  

My name is Katie Sample. I'm 39 years old. I live in Long...