Dealing with the emotional challenges of PAH

Fast facts – what you need to know about overcoming challenges in PAH:
  • Living with PAH can be emotionally challenging for both patients and family members

  • Be aware of these challenges and make sure that you seek support from your personal support network to help you and your family manage

PAH is a serious and life-threatening disease and as such there may be times when you or your family member will need additional support to help you overcome the emotional challenges that you may face.

Patient associations have developed resources that aim to guide you through dealing with negative emotions such as depression and grief to support you in maintaining a positive frame of mind.