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Managing a full-time job and CF

When you have a chronic illness like cystic fibrosis, it can be very difficult to maintain a full-time job as your schedule fills up with…

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Sasha’s Family: Living for a dream, with CF

My husband Jamie and I have three beautiful children: Andre, 8, Joshua, 6, and Lucille. Andre and Joshua were diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at the…

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Living life to the fullest with CF

People from our community with cystic fibrosis may have challenges (transplants, CF-related diabetes, hospital stays…) but they have never let living with CF get in…

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Spotlight: Jonathan Waye

Halifax Volunteer “Shares the wealth” Through the “Share the Wealth” program, last year 36 Scotia Wealth employees across Canada were given the opportunity to personally…

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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…

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It’s Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month!

May is finally here and it’s one of the most exciting times of the year as it is cystic fibrosis awareness month! We are happy…

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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…

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Celebrating Excellence in Lung Transplant Research & Care

The world’s first successful double-lung transplant for cystic fibrosis (CF) was performed at Toronto General Hospital in 1988. Since then, Canada’s world-renowned surgeons have pioneered…

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Congratulations to the 2017 Research Grant and Award Recipients

Following the January 2018 Scientific Review Panel meeting, where expert scientists and CF community stakeholder representatives reviewed all applications submitted to the Fall Research Competition,…

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