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Archive for February, 2019

Love and Marriage and CF

Happy Valentines’ Day! Today is a special day to celebrate love in its many forms, and we wanted to take this opportunity to celebrate some…

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Spotlight: Lisa Hulbert

Lisa is participating in CF Canada’s Machu Picchu Walk. In this interview, she shares why she decided to fundraise in support of CF Canada. What’s…

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Is a clinical trial right for you?

Clinical trials test potential new drugs, treatments and devices to ensure they are safe, to assess how well they work, and to determine whether they…

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Adulting with CF

The transition from pediatric care to adult care is a big moment in the cystic fibrosis community, which involves shifts of responsibility, advocating for one’s…

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Fertility and Family Planning Webinar Series

Our Adult Cystic Fibrosis Advisory Committee (ACFAC) has been hard at work on a number of ongoing projects. Among these initiatives, we are pleased to…

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There’s Promise in the Pipeline, Now How Do We Pay For It?

On Thursday, January 24, 2019, Cystic Fibrosis Canada hosted a forum on access to precision medicines: “There’s Promise in the Pipeline, Now How Do We…

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Our CF Childhood

Growing up can be tough. It’s challenging to create structure and routine for children, but growing up with CF makes it even more challenging. The…

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The Financial Stress of Being Chronically Ill

Being chronically ill impacts the lives of people in many ways. You often hear about the emotional and physical pain caused by chronic illness, but…

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Stefan’s Story

My name is Stefan Cerio, I am 26 years old. I was born July 12, 1992 in Hamilton, Ontario. Unlike many sufferers of cystic fibrosis,…

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