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Archive for December, 2018

The Routhier Family: The word “WORRY” is always swirling around in our heads

From beautiful Coaticook in the Estrie region, I’d like to share my story with cystic fibrosis. On a lovely autumn day, I gave birth to…

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Why A Holiday Donation Is A Win-Win

Take advantage of the charitable giving tax credit Each December, Canadians dig deep into their hearts (and wallets) to celebrate the season. We spoil our…

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The Meyer Family: The smaller, daily questions are actually the hardest

My son Beckett just turned 10.  We moved to Winnipeg last year, but Beckett enjoyed his early years in British Columbia. Beckett is precocious, with…

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Spotlight: Shawna Mazerolle

What more can I do? This was what played in my mind for 5 years following my son’s CF diagnosis. I needed to do more,…

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Jeremy Vosbourgh: I look forward to living until I am an old man

My name is Jeremy Vosbourgh and I live in Winnipeg, Manitoba with my wife Tara and our 10-year-old daughter Daryn. I work full time as…

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The Program for Individualized Cystic Fibrosis Therapy

The Cystic Fibrosis Individualized Therapy (CFIT) program is a partnership between CF Canada and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) to develop a national resource…

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Anne-Sophie Barrette: How can I not keep smiling?

My name is Anne‑Sophie, I’m 26 years old and I’m a pastry cook. I have two extraordinary parents, who are more loving, devoted and generous than you…

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2017 Registry Annual Data Report

The 2017 Registry Annual Data Report is now available online in English and French. Currently, there are over 4,300 Canadians with CF, with 115 of…

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Navigating the Holidays with CF

The holidays are an exciting time of year, but they are also a very busy time and for some people, it can even be quite…

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