CF vs Everest – Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

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Nick Talbot, a 40-year-old man living with cystic fibrosis, is attempting to become the first person with CF to ever climb the tallest mountain in the world – Mount Everest.

“Hi my name’s Nick, I’m 40 and have cystic fibrosis. I’ve been really fortunate in life, I have a good career and apart from a couple of near death experiences when I was younger, my health has usually been better than most people who have CF (…) so I have been looking for new ways to help the Cystic Fibrosis Trust and people who are suffering from CF.”

 

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