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Archive for November, 2017

How to be a good employer to someone with CF

Finding a great employer or boss can be difficult for anyone. Add in the special circumstances around managing a career as well as a chronic…

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Guest Post: The story of Yannick Poirier (Part 2 of 2)

2016 was a year of drastic changes! It began with me living at my sister’s half of the time, surrounded by my brother-in-law and nieces, for…

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Guest Post: The story of Yannick Poirier (Part 1 of 2)

Hello Cysters and Cystas! My name’s Yannick Poirier. I’m 32 years old and the father of two cute little test tube monsters who will soon be six and…

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We’ve been talking about mental health a lot this month, and self-care plays a pivotal role in both physical and mental health. While we’ve been…

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What are you thankful for?

It’s Thanksgiving! While its important all year long to think about what we are thankful for, it’s especially relevant today. While we’ve asked our community…

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What Inspires You?

While we are constantly inspired by people thriving with cystic fibrosis, we know that everyone needs to draw inspiration from somewhere. Our CF community is…

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This is for the Parents

With back-to-school being top of mind, it’s impossible to ignore the wonderful work parents do to advocate, care for, and support children with CF. And…

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Dating with Cystic Fibrosis

Dating is fun and exciting, but it also comes with its own issues to navigate, add CF on top of that and it can feel…

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What you need to know starting college/university with CF

If you’re on your way to post-secondary school for the first time, you’re probably overwhelmed with back to school chatter; from sales, to tips on…

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