3 Cystic Fibrosis Treatment Types

According to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, because the severity and symptoms of CF can vary from person to person, treatment therapies are individualized to suit each patient’s needs.

Every day, CF patients complete a combination of the following therapies:

1. Airway clearance

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This is necessary in order to help loosen and get rid of some of the mucus that builds up in the lungs.

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

One comment

  1. Jane Mayo says:

    Good information however the picture with the child using his MDI is not illustrating best practice. All patients are now prescribed an aerochamber with their MDI and advised this is the only way to ensure adequate drug will reach their lungs. Could you please change the picture to reflect that.

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