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Goodbye Gail :-( by Alice V. Patient Expert One of my closest CF friends Gail passed away in the early hours of Friday morning. She was 26, and... Read on »
Give a little love!!!! by Victoria Tremlett Patient Expert Ok so I'm not really religious, and I don't usually give up anything for lent. But this year I heard about... Read on »
RIP Oupa Gouws by Alice V. Patient Expert On Tuesday afternoon my Grandad (mother's father) passed away :-( I was at home on my sick leave when the... Read on »


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Cystic fibrosis is a common inherited condition. Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disorder in which internal bodily secretions become thick and sticky, and hinder the function of certain... » Read on
When a child is born with cystic fibrosis, symptoms usually appear in the first year of life, although occasionally they can develop later. The symptoms and related problems of cystic... » Read on
Cystic fibrosis is an inherited condition caused by a faulty gene. The gene controls the amount of salt and water that can move between cells in your body, and in those with cystic... » Read on
Most cases of cystic fibrosis are diagnosed in very early life, but some children and young adults are diagnosed later through unexplained illness. If you or your child are displaying... » Read on
If you or your child has cystic fibrosis, you should treat the condition with help and advice from a team of healthcare professionals at a cystic fibrosis clinic. With regular visits, you... » Read on

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