Новини

CF “Sister Dalila” needs help of volunteers for sorting of plastic corks. The date: on the 26th -28th of November. Please, come and help a time comfortable to you to sort plastic corks from the waste: metal corks, batteries, plastic that are not accepted for recycling.
PH Portugal will hold S+S Walking of Hope on November 27, 28 and 29. However, since we are in the middle of the Awareness Month for Pulmonary Hypertension, PH Portugal wanted to mark it symbolically and organizes S+S Walking of Hope on November, 27, 28 and 29.
CF “Sister Dalila” continues receiving letters to Saint Mykolay from children. Maybe, do you have a possibility, desire and time to take part in this good act?
PH Association of Slovenia has made a survey among the patients of Europe on the theme: “COVID-19 is lethal also for younger people”.

We remember them

Yurii Kravchenko
07/10/2016

Yurii Kravchenko, born 21/08/1981, from Kharkiv diagnosed with high pulmonary hypertension.

The 18-year-old Yuri Kravchenko was diagnosed with defect of atrial septal. Then he had a surgery to transplant arteries from the left atrium to the right and plastic of heart septal.

Since then, under the supervision of doctors Yurii lived an ordinary life, but in 2011 he felt health problems. Doctors who conducted surgery, diagnosed him high pulmonary hypertension of 3 class. He was prescribed with medicines that had been resultative for a few more years.

"However, six months ago even these expensive drugs stopped giving effect. Then I took a test that showed that my heart stopped coping with the load and it was decided that I need urgent transplantation of the heart and lungs," - said Yurii.

Yurii needs treatment: "Sildenafil" - 25mg 4 times per day, "Ventavis" 2.0 (20 mcg) - 5mcg 8 times per day. Generally for a month he needs:"Sildenafil" - 150 tab. (22,058 UAH.) "Ventavis" - 60 amp. (2 package for 35250 UAH.). The total treatment cost for 1 month - 57 308 UAH.

Let's help Yurii to breathe and live!!!