Importance of the CF Community Network

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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is one of the most common lung diseases in children but it is a life-threatening disorder that causes lung infections and digestion problems.

Read about ten cystic fibrosis symptoms you should know about.

In this short film from the U.K.’s Cystic Fibrosis Trust shared in June 2015, parents give us a glimpse of what they go through when their child is first diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. They also highlight how networking within the CF community provides support, guidance, and help.

Read our six tips for caring for a family member who has cystic fibrosis. 

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