Fighting PAH is a challenge, and it takes courage to continue to face it.
Meet Marla, a former exercise junkie and marathon runner. Since her PAH diagnosis, Marla has adjusted her lifestyle to meet the needs of her condition, but she also remains true to who she is. Marla redefines limits by staying active under the guidance of her doctor.
"I feel like PAH no longer defines who I am."
Meet Wendy, a Spanish teacher and mom. Since being diagnosed with PAH, she has learned to make the most of every day. For Wendy, that means becoming active in her school and in local teacher organizations. Wendy redefines challenges by stepping up her commitment to her students and fellow teachers.
"PAH made me realize I need to put myself out there. I'm determined TO do all that I'm able to do."
Meet Sattyn. Sattyn is redefining barriers she faces with PAH by working with her healthcare team. She also takes on every day with the help of family and friends.
"You have to be strong. You have to be positive."