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Whatever it takes; for myself, for my brother, and for everyone else living with CF

For most people, a cough is a temporary inconvenience. For me, and the thousands of other Canadians living with cystic fibrosis (CF), a cough is…

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Whatever it takes; for my daughter not to face this alone

Living in Canada, where many people receive the health care they need, is a privilege. But many people receiving care is not everyone – and…

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Whatever it takes; to be a mom for as long as I can

Many of us can relate to the daily stress and worry that comes with being a parent; scheduling play dates, juggling appointments, daily chores, making…

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Back To School Season: A CF Mother’s perspective

TIPS TO MAKE “BACK TO SCHOOL” A SEAMLESS EXPERIENCE FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD.  The beginning of a new school year is fast approaching. For…

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Travelling with CF: Chelsea’s trip in Greece

Earlier this summer I travelled to Greece with some of my family, and it was the trip of a lifetime – we visited two islands,…

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Allison Watson’ story

Allison Watson was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis as an infant. But, she never let that stop her from hiking, getting outdoors and exercising as a…

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Congratulations to Mikayla on Winning The #AcceleratetheCure Contest from CARSTAR

This June, our partners CARSTAR and Axalta Racing hosted the #AcceleratetheCure contest to help raise awareness for cystic fibrosis! Entrants had to submit a drawing…

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Managing the CF Care Team & Caregivers’ Relationship

As a caregiver, managing relationships with the CF Care team of a child or person with CF can be a challenging dynamic. It is a…

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Building Trust In the Relationship with Your CF Clinic Team

This month, we are focusing on Healthcare and we are happy to highlight an important aspect of this subject: the Relationship with the CF clinic…

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