ROCKY MOUNTAIN WHEEZERS
(Southern Colorado) SUPPORT GROUP
Welcome to our group's website! PHA support groups provide support, education and most of all hope.
If you are in the area, we encourage you to join us.
Feel free to contact our group's leader to share your story, ask questions and get connected with our group.
Lindsay R Collins (Support Group Leader)
720-297-4626 (cell) or 720-287-1795 (home)
Facebook - Rocky Mountain Wheezers
2015 Support Group Meetings
We meet on the second Sunday of every other month @ 1pm. (Alternates with the Denver PH Support Group)
Sunday, February 8th, 2015 @ 1p.m. - "Let's Talk" - 2015 Outlook/Planning - Come take advantage of this opportunity to get to know one another and set group goals/plans for the upcoming year.
Sunday, April 12th, 2015 @ 1p.m. - Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension And The Heart - Dr. Christopher Lang, M.D, FACC, MD, from the department of cardiology, Kaiser Central office in Denver. Dr. Lang will break down the specific effects of PAH on the heart and lungs, update us on the progress of treatment, and answer any questions that we may have.
Sunday, June 14th, 2015 @ 1p.m. - Insights on Sodium/Fluid Management and Low Sodium Recipe Exchange - This presentation will cover causes of swelling and how to identify it, as well as, diet/sodium intake and your body's ability to balance fluids. We will also have a recipe exchange, so prepare samples of your favorite low sodium dish or just bring a copy of the recipe to share. You'll go home with a full tummy and a generous helping of great new recipes and knowledge.
Sunday, August 9th, 2015 @ 1p.m. - TBA
Sunday, October 11th, 2015 @ 1p.m. - TBA
Sunday, December 13th, 2015 @ 1p.m. - TBA
The First Lutheran Church of Colorado Springs
(Fellowship Hall, located in the basement)
1515 North Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO
**Please park in the alley behind the church and enter through the Southeast doors, directly in front of the handicap parking area. There will be an elevator on your right. Take that to the lower level, take a left out of the elevator and another left to the fellowship hall. **
AND...Be sure to check out our social gatherings group:
The Front Range PHun Lungs (click here!!)
(formerly known as the "Colorado under 35 group," NOW without age restrictions)
Come have some PHun with us!!