How to Live a Healthy Adult Life with Cystic Fibrosis

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Between all the complications and difficulties that having CF entails, it is always possible to find amazing stories like the one about the cystic fibrosis (CF) patient who traveled the country despite his condition.

In this Cystic Fibrosis Foundation video, watch Ginny Drapeau, BSN, RN, CCRP, research coordinator at the Central Connecticut CF Center and manager of the Pathways to Lifelong Health DVD series, talk about living a healthy adult life with cystic fibrosis.

“We hope that you will see that you are not alone as you face this journey. There are many others willing to offer you guidance and support all along the way.”

Did you know that children and women are faster breathers than men as their breathing rate is higher? Learn other curious facts about the lungs here.

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