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Back to school after the holiday break

While the holiday season is in full swing, so is cold and flu season. If you’re worried about your child with cystic fibrosis (CF) transitioning…

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Connections Winter 2016

Cystic Fibrosis Canada is proud to introduce our first e-edition of Connections magazine! We’ve packed the publication with inspirational stories, event information and photos from…

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Exercise and CF in different age groups

It’s well-known in the CF community that regular exercise improves lung function. But what are the guidelines about physical activity for people of different ages?…

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Research Impact: What we have learned about antibiotic resistance from Dr. Miguel Valvano’s work

Cystic Fibrosis Canada-funded Dr. Miguel Valvano completed a three year project in March 2015 that advanced our understanding of bacterial antibiotic resistance. Dr. Valvano studied…

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Four festive recipes

For those who love to cook, having time off means you can treat yourself and your family to delicious homemade meals. If we had one…

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Traveling with CF

With the holidays just a couple of weeks away, we’ve been looking at different ways that people with CF can prepare in order to have…

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The vital impact of research on a community and personal level

Guest post by Miriam Schroeder, CF community member Dr. Valerie Chappe, Associate Professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at Dalhousie University, does groundbreaking…

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Five tips to help you feel your best over the holidays!

Stay on schedule: It can be really tempting around the holidays to break daily patterns. You might eat different foods in different quantities than normal;…

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Greetings from the Volunteer Advisory Committee (VAC)

Ron Anderson and Brian Kerr co-chair the VAC, which represents all Cystic Fibrosis Canada regions. Ron is a former president of the Toronto chapter and…

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