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Meet the Team: Dr. Paul Eckford

Behind the scenes of Cystic Fibrosis Canada, is a strong and dedicated team of passionate individuals who are committed to supporting and improving the lives…

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David Van Beers

David Van Beers: A Legacy of Hope

David Van Beers grew up in a family of six living on a farm in Ontario, the family had a busy household with four boys. David was the eldest, and he was born with cystic fibrosis (CF). Despite this diagnosis his childhood was similar to any other child; playing sports, enjoying games with friends – the only difference was the extra precautions and treatments he needed to do because of his CF.

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Canada, what are you waiting for?

When a recent Canadian study demonstrated the dramatic life-saving benefits of the cystic fibrosis drug, Trikafta, Cystic Fibrosis Canada intensified our calls to the government…

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Faces of a Clinical Trial – Jenna Coombs

Name: Jenna Coombs Province you live in: New Brunswick   How many clinical trials have you participated in: 1   Describe yourself in one word:…

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Walking with a Purpose

My name is Karen Danelisky, and I live in Thunder Bay, Ontario.  I don’t have cystic fibrosis (CF), but I do have many friends and…

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Walker Spotlight: Jade Tripp

My name is Jade. I have 2 older sisters, 2 younger brothers, and an amazing boyfriend of almost 8 years, Ben. I love to cook…

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Ideas for This Year’s Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History: Virtual Challenge

Now that the 16th annual Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History has gone virtual, we’ve seen plenty of inspirational examples of how the community will…

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Maxime Boucher: Running for Léonie

My daughter, Léonie, is a ray of sunshine. She wakes up happy and goes to sleep happy. She has an older brother who is almost…

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Jillian Dudar: Walking for Ava

My husband, Reid, and I have two amazing children; Jaxson, who is 8 years old and loves all things basketball and baseball, and Ava, who…

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