|Salem woman living with cystic fibrosis faces her biggest obstacle: waiting ...|
Katie Wright, 29, of Salem, helps her five-year-old son Cullen Major with his homework. Cullen is in kindergarten this year and had to practice writing the word “like.” Wright was born with cystic fibrosis. After living a mostly healthy life, her ...
Roanoke Times - Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:56
|CFSpooktacular Halloween Party will be held by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation|
Team Kaitlyn and Team Matt from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's Staten Island Committee will host the third annual CFSpooktacular Halloween Party for ages 18 and older on Friday, Oct. 24, at the Excelsior Grand, New Dorp. The event will be held from 8 ...
Staten Island Advance - SILive.com - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:41
|Cystic fibrosis patients bike from Cary to Baltimore|
When you think about someone with cystic fibrosis, you may think of someone who has to limit their activity. Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening genetic disease that mainly affects the lungs and digestive system. A cycling team is out to prove that ...
WRAL.com - Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:01
|Progress in Treating Cystic Fibrosis Means That Many Patients May Now Reach ...|
In the not-too-distant past, parents were counseled that children with cystic fibrosis were unlikely to live past their teenage years. But a new estimate of patients' life spans suggests that many can now expect to live into their 40s and beyond.
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:03
|Your Thanks: Benefit at Hammy's boosts Dabson family, awareness of cystic ...|
I want to thank everyone who joined us at Hammy's on Sept. 13 for Bobby's Benefit for Cystic Fibrosis. The event helped raise awareness of cystic fibrosis and also helped our grandson Bobby (Robert) and his parents, Andrew and Stephanie Dabson.
Janesville Gazette - Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:30
|Durham's Parion receives $3M to work on cystic fibrosis treatment|
In pulmonary diseases where there is a build-up of excessively concentrated mucus, such as cystic fibrosis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, preclinical models have shown that blocking this channel promotes fluid secretion and re-hydrates the ...
Triangle Business Journal - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:39
|Parion Awarded $3M from Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics|
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:15
|Lung Function in US Cystic Fibrosis Patients Superior To CF Patients in UK|
lung function in CF According to a recent study comparing data from 2010 concerning the lung function of children and young adults with cystic fibrosis in the United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK), published in BMJ Thorax, US children with the ...
Lung Disease News - Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:37
|CF Patient Lung Function Higher in US than in UK|
Cystic Fibrosis News Today - Mon, 29 Sep 2014 03:18
|Great Strides Walk for Cystic Fibrosis Raises $121000|
Cystic Fibrosis research got a $120,000 boost on Sunday. The Great Strides Walk for Cystic Fibrosis set foot at Oakledge Park in Burlington. It's been held here for 23 years and gets bigger every year. The walk in Vermont was originated by Carmelita ...
My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22 - Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:58
|Cystic Fibrosis walk raises $100K|
WCAX - Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:52