Tomorrow, February 29, 2016, is a rare disease day, which highlights some illnesses such as cystic fibrosis, abdominal aortic aneurysm, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, and temporal arteritis. It’s important to bring awareness to these diseases in order to not only make the… Read More
In cystic fibrosis patients, lung infection can be caused by bacterial infection. The bacterial infection can affect anyone, though it’s virtually harmless in the general population. But now researchers are closer to understanding why it poses a higher risk in… Read More
Cystic fibrosis (CF) patients suffer from infection and inflammation, but exercise has been shown to help enhance quality of life. There are numerous benefits from exercise for overall good health, but more so for those with cystic fibrosis.
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Research has found cystic fibrosis (CF) treatment potential in improved gene therapy. Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease that causes the body to produce thick and sticky mucus, which can clog the lungs and obstruct the pancreas. An estimated 30,000… Read More