Leave Cystic Fibrosis in Our Dust Car Show

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Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disorder that affects the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestines. One of the most common lung diseases among children, CF affects approximately one in every 3,000 newborns.

Read about our six tips for caring for a family member with cystic fibrosis. 

In this The Morning Call video, meet Donald Deck who organized a car show for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Sept. 4, in Bethlehem, Pa., in honor of his father who passed away from CF in 1997. Nearly 400 cars joined the “Leave Cystic Fibrosis in Our Dust” car show. The event raised money and awareness for the chronic disease.

Find out more about ten cystic fibrosis symptoms you should know about.

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