4 Common Misconceptions About Cystic Fibrosis

3. People with cystic fibrosis should not worry about what they eat.

Due to the limitations CF  brings to its patients, maintaining a healthy weight may be a difficult task, and even in the case of a normal weight, patients may not be getting the right nutrition. With children, it’s particularly problematic since the lack of proper nutrition may compromise normal growth and development.

Read more about how cystic fibrosis patients’ pulmonary function can benefit from a healthy diet here.

Learn more about cystic fibrosis and nutrition here.