Pulmonary Rehabilitation at Danbury Hospital is an exercise and wellness program designed for people with chronic lung disease. Committing to exercise improves your ability to become resilient and can play a significant role in preventing further progression of your lung disease.
In pulmonary rehabilitation, our team uses exercise, education and behavioral intervention to improve how people with chronic lung disease function in their daily life. The eight week program takes place twice a week for one hour each and must be prescribed by a doctor. In order to qualify for pulmonary rehabilitation there is certain criteria that needs to be met.
Diseases that qualify include: