Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Volunteer Advocate
cf insights cf insights

Archive for May, 2018

What we are hopeful for

As our Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month campaign “Let’s Hope” is now launching, we wanted to ask our community what they are hopeful for. Please feel…

Read More

Having resilience with CF

People living with CF face many challenges during their life. However, their capacity to thrive and live their life to the fullest despite these challenges…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More