CF: Staying Safe in the Sun

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When holidays and sunny days abound, it’s time to enjoy the great outdoors.

Learn more about how people with cystic fibrosis use different forms of exercise to keep fit and healthy.

In this CysticFibrosis Fighter video, a cheerful CF patient from the United Kingdom shares loads of tips about how she keeps herself safe and healthy while enjoying the outdoors.

“Be sure to increase salt intake as we will lose a high amount through sweating due to heat! Always be sure to take extra little precautions to avoid further problems and illnesses such as sun stroke and skin problems. Stay safe, stay protected whilst enjoying the beautiful weather!”

There are many benefits of exercise and activities that stimulate breathing for cystic fibrosis patients. Here are some outstanding examples of how life changing this all could be.

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