4/28/2014 3:42 PM
by Mike Bundt
A local health agency is celebrating the success of its patients this afternoon.
New River Health honored their first class to complete pulmonary rehab at their Scarbro branch. Five patients completed the 16-week, 32 session program which helps improves lung function. The rehab program started operating back in august and has been considered a success. The program goes for people with ongoing lung disease. The rehab regime includes treadmills, bikes, p-flexes and much more. Since the program began, more than 30 people have taken part.