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Archive for April, 2018

Tips on how to manage stress with CF

Living with a chronic illness can bring a lot of stressful moments and it can often have a negative effect on one’s mental and physical…

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Julie’s Story

Cystic Fibrosis Canada is honoured to be able to share Julie Depatie’s story. Julie was a CF fighter and advocate. Although she was going through…

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SPOTLIGHT: Andrea Taylor

This June, Canadians across the country are attending GearUp4CF, an exciting charity cycling event happening from coast to coast! This month, we will be featuring…

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Self-Love & Chronic Illness

Self-love, self-esteem, and body confidence are attributes everyone struggles with at some point in their lives, and it can be even more difficult if you…

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Caregiving for CF

Caregivers can be spouses, partners, families, friends or anyone who takes on an unpaid caring role for someone who needs help because of a physical…

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Spotlight: Paula Clark

This June, Canadians across the country are attending GearUp4CF, an exciting charity cycling event happening from coast to coast! This month, we will be featuring…

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Balancing Academics and Chronic Illness

School life can be a difficult for anyone, and even more so for those with cystic fibrosis. Although CF does not prevent individuals from obtaining…

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The joys of spring

It is finally here. Spring has officially started this week. There are a lot of reasons why spring is many people’s favourite season. It is…

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Elementary vs. University

Elementary school and university are two stages of life that people can experience very differently. Add cystic fibrosis to it and the experience can either…

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