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Cystic Fibrosis

3-drug therapy might be cystic fibrosis ‘breakthrough’

Game-changing approach could open up new options.

Patient Story

‘We’re not going to let this define her’

The Klotz family manages daughter Kamryn's cystic fibrosis with grace, trusting medical breakthroughs will escort her through a long and beautiful life.

Patient Story

‘Lucky girl’

Twelve-year-old Skylar Darga battles cystic fibrosis and embraces life with gusto.

Patient Story

Bravo, Book Fairy

Wendy McLenithan opens magical new worlds to children beyond patient rooms.

Patient Story

‘A dramatic improvement’

The 100th lung transplant allows Ascenda Denton to breathe easily, free of chronic infections and scarring caused by cystic fibrosis.

Patient Story

Putting cystic fibrosis in the crosshairs

Siblings Micheal and Emily Plummer use archery to help combat their disease—and Micheal may fight his way to the Olympics.

Patient Story

Flipping the story on cystic fibrosis

As he battles cystic fibrosis, Mason Moerdyk, 16, finds the strength to dive into a new sport.

Patient Story

‘I won’t let it drag me down’

A cystic fibrosis patient's wish to meet his favorite band, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, to come true.

Patient Story

Your top health stories of 2015

From inspirational to informational, Health Beat delivers you a daily dose of stories you don't want to miss. Here are the best of the best.

Patient Story

The jubilant pulmonologist

A bright future is no longer just a fairy tale for patients with cystic fibrosis.

Patient Story

Breathing on their own

Innovative program transitions young cystic fibrosis patients into adulthood.

Patient Story

Siblings tackle cystic fibrosis

Buist family finds hope, makes plans for a bright future for their children.

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