Boy with Cystic Fibrosis Gets Birthday Wishes


In this FOX 13 News – Tampa Bay video, meet Christopher Carmen, a spunky 5-year-old with cystic fibrosis (CF).

Learn more about how to live with cystic fibrosis.

Because his disease required many absences from school, his family decided to teach him at home. But homeschooling presented a problem when his birthday rolled around. He lacked friends to help celebrate.

Watch the video to see how his mother, family, and many strangers turned a problem into a blessing.

Learn more about how the Boomer Esiason Foundation CF ambassador and CFer Jerry Cahill celebrated his 60th birthday.

Cystic Fibrosis News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.


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