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Bridgeport Hospital - Lung Health

Pulmonary/Lung Health
Additional Pulmonary Resources

  • American Lung Association of Connecticut:  800-LUNG-USA

  • Bridgeport Hospital Pediatric Asthma Center:  203-384-3711

  • Lung Line:  800-222-LUNG

  • Mothers of Asthmatics:  800-878-4403

Better Breathing Club

The Better Breathing Club is a self-help support group designed to fulfill and reach the needs of people with breathing problems, their families and their friends. Sharing and caring are encouraged among all who join. A typical meeting might include speakers who will help you understand difficulties, as well as other related health topics. You will be among friends who have experienced and solved many of the problems which may be worrying you. Membership is free. Refreshments are provided. Classes are on the last Friday of the month. NO CLASSES IN JULY, NOVEMBER, OR DECEMBER.

Bridgeport:
Administrative Conference Room (ACR)
Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant Street - First Floor
Bridgeport, CT 06610
All classes meet 1:30-3:00 p.m.
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For an appointment:
(203) 336-7375
Living Well with Lung Disease

This is an eight-week pulmonary rehabilitation program offered by Bridgeport Hospital’s Section of Pulmonary Medicine. The program helps patients with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) and other lung conditions to breathe easier, improve strength, understand their disease and take a more active role in life.


For more information, please call (203) 336-7375.

Bridgeport:
Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program: An individualized rehabilitation & conditioning program for people with chronic pulmonary disease, offered in conjunction with Ahlbin Centers for Rehabilitation Medicine. 
For an appointment:
(203) 336-7375
Quit Smart Smoking Cessation

Quit Smart's powerful program allows you to break free from smoking in 4 successive weekly sessions with a few simple techniques. The process includes reduction in nicotine consumption, mental control, discussion of alternative options and support. The Quit Smart program has twice the success rate of other smoking cessation programs.

Reservations are required: 1-888-357-2396

Bridgeport:
Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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