The Zephyr Valve improves patients’ quality of life and allows them to do more1

Hear from patients who had become limited in their lives due to emphysema and now live a better quality of life doing the things they love with the help of the Zephyr Valve.

Jim’s Story

Age at Treatment: 76
Albany, NY

I was excited to share my story to give others hope and make sure they know that there is another option now that can help you get your life back.

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Nancy’s Story

Age at Treatment: 69
Grand Rapids, MI

If I didn’t happen to see that news story, I would not have known about this procedure so I am happy to share my story so others can be aware of this. In fact, two people that I go to rehab with are now looking into it too!

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John’s Story

Age at Treatment: 78
Chicago, IL

I haven’t felt this good since my 50s. It’s like getting a new lease on life. I am sharing my story so others who are struggling can know about this option and can have hope too.

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Cheri’s Story

Age at Treatment: 63
Springfield, Oregon

I am sharing my story because as a patient and a nurse I am so excited about this treatment. I want others to know that major surgery or suffering are not the only options anymore!

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Carl’s Story

Age at Treatment: 71
DuBois, Pennsylvania

"Just four weeks after getting the Zephyr Valves, I walked my daughter down the aisle oxygen free! It was one of the best moments of my life."

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Lynn’s Story

Age at Treatment: 54
Coolidge, Arizona

"For the first time in over 2 years, I am not worried about who will raise my girls. I am not cured, but this treatment gave me the most precious thing I needed … time!"

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Cindi’s Story

Age at Treatment: 66
Port O’Connor, Texas

"I want to share my story because I don’t want anyone else with COPD/emphysema to feel hopeless or depressed about their options. I want others to know that the Zephyr Valves can give you your life back!"

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Tommi’s Story

Age at Treatment: 57
Louisville, Kentucky

"I want to set realistic expectations. This was not a cure, but it was life-changing. It just improved my quality of life so much. I feel like I won the lottery!"

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Cindy’s Story

Age at Treatment: 56
Carlisle, Kentucky

"I am sharing my story because I want other emphysema sufferers to have hope and to know that this treatment is available!"

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Michael’s Story

California

As a trumpet player for most of his career, emphysema took away Michael’s passion. Watch how the Zephyr Valve helped him get it back!

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