There is no cure for cystic fibrosis, so people with CF must do treatments each day that aim to keep them well. Chest physiotherapy and taking pancreatic enzymes and medications are important aspects of their treatment.Read more
It's vital that people with cystic fibrosis receive appropriate healthcare and advice on how to stay healthy to ensure that they live longer and happier lives.
Eating well is vital for people with cystic fibrosis as the small channels that carry digestive juices can become clogged with mucus, making it harder to break down food. Due to the low absorption of nutrition from food, people with CF require more calories than someone without CF.Read more