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Archive for September, 2016

It’s Shinetember!

During the month of September, nearly 35,000 student volunteers from more than 50 schools across the country will work together to raise funds for critical…

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What’s on this Fall

Just like that, August has come and gone. The summer months are nearly behind us and we’re getting ready for back to school, falling leaves…

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CF-FRIENDLY FOODS: THE AVOCADO

The avocado has become a pretty trendy food as of late, and for good reason: it’s very good for you. It’s high in monounsaturated fat…

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Introducing: CF Registry Facts

Last month we launched the 2014 Canadian CF Registry Annual Report! The Registry demonstrates our enhanced focus on leading in quality improvement and excelling in…

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Understanding How Other Proteins in the Body Interact with CFTR

Cystic Fibrosis Canada-funded researcher Dr. Igor Stagljar is part of a team doing ground-breaking research that could lead to new drug targets to treat cystic…

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Shinerama: Top Fundraising Tips

Shine Day may be the biggest fundraising day of Shinerama, but the months leading up to it are crucial if you’d like to reach (or…

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ORKAMBI™ Update: Letter from Vertex Pharmaceuticals

We have an  ORKAMBI™ update; please read this letter Cystic Fibrosis Canada received from Vertex regarding the CADTH reconsideration. Cystic Fibrosis Canada is committed to…

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10 benefits of volunteering with Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Volunteering with CF Canada is a great way to get involved and give back. Not only does it benefit our community, but volunteering has plenty…

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Spotlight: Ross Drake

Meet Ross Drake, of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Ross is the father of three sons, two of which live with cystic fibrosis (CF). Ross has dedicated…

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