10 hrs ago
Cystic fibrosis lung treatments increase longevity and quality of life
There is no known cure for cystic fibrosis. Lung treatment options focus on longevity and comfort.
13 hrs ago
Common signs and symptoms of childhood cystic fibrosis
Do you think your child may have cystic fibrosis? Are you aware of the common signs and symptoms of this disease? Cystic fibrosis is a more common childhood disease than some might think.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
This Blind Grandpa Is Running 11,000 Miles Around The U.S. To Raise Funds For Cystic Fibrosis
David Kuhn is jogging through every perimeter state in the U.S., a distance about the equivalent of 420 marathons.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Blind Grandpa Running 11,000 Miles To Help Granddaughter
But he's averaging about 20 miles each day as he crisscrosses the country promoting a cause, in hopes of finding a cure.
Annals of Internal Medicine
Improved Survival of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis
The full report is titled "Lifetime of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis in 2000 to 2010 and Beyond: Survival Analysis of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Patient Registry."
Wire: Savor the Pearl Food Crawl; Introducing Tequila Fest PDX
All this week, nearly two-dozen restaurants in the Pearl will join forces for a fundraiser on behalf of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation: Savor the Pearl curates an in-Pearl food crawl of sorts, with ticket-holders given access to complimentary dishes or samples at the likes of Remedy Wine Bar , Deschutes Brewery , and Jamison , among others.
Cystic fibrosis drug combo may be less effective than hoped
A powerful drug combo may not be as effective against cystic fibrosis as previously thought.
New X-Ray Imaging Method for Cystic Fibrosis
Scientists at Monash University in Australia have developed an x-ray imaging system that enables researchers to see "live" how effective treatments are for cystic fibrosis .
Sat Aug 16, 2014
11th Annual CF Rock-A-Thon set
The 11th annual "Rock-A-Thon" fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis is scheduled for Sat., Aug. 30, outside at Logan WalMart.
In loving memory: Ribbon-cutting set for home planned for wounded veteran
A Cobb mother is planning a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, in Smyrna, to launch a campaign to build a home for a wounded veteran.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fox Will Donate $1 to Charity Each Time You Share Red Band Society Content
Band together with FOX ! Beginning today and continuing through Friday, Aug. 22, each time a fan shares exclusive Red Band Society videos, photos, GIFs and MORE via Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr from www.myredbandsociety.com , FOX will donate $1 to support five charity partners, including Cystic Fibrosis Foundation , Ryan Seacrest Foundation , St.
An Exploration of Portland Food and D...
Pearl District Restaurants Cooking for a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis
WHAT: An incredible tasting menu featuring twenty-seven of the Pearl District's best restaurants awaits attendees at Savor the Pearl, a week-long neighborhood tasting event benefitting children and adults suffering from the life-threatening disease, cystic fibrosis.
New X-ray imaging developed by scientists
Scientists have developed an x-ray imaging system that enables researchers to see 'live' how effective treatments are for cystic fibrosis.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Lexington teen fighting cystic fibrosis by raising thousands of dollars
Imagine being born with a disease where you might only live to be in your thirties.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Columbia Daily Herald
Two Cents Worth
Maury County native Michael D. Lynn of L-3 Communications recently received The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress Awards Gala.
A One-Day 26-Mile Hike Xtreme Hike so Others Can Breathe
This year, I plan to do 26. I've signed up for the 26.2 mile Virginia Xtreme Hike to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Yes, it costs $300K a year, but new cystic fibrosis drug is a breakthrough, OHSU specialist says
Kalydeco is billed as the first drug that targets the underlying cause of CF, a faulty gene and its protein product.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Applied Clinical Trials
Perlstein Lab Raises $2 Million For Orphan Drug Discovery
The round was co-led by the clinical-stage orphan drug developer Retrophin, Inc. and the Wilsey family, which is personally affected by an orphan disease.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
City of Pittsburgh proclaims today "Finest Day"
The city of Pittsburgh will be proclaiming that August 4, 2014 is 'Finest Day' in honor of Pittsburgh's 50 Finest.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Drug maker in legal dispute with lender
Drug developer Pharmaxis is suing one of its financiers in the United States for trying to withdraw funding for a cystic fibrosis drug.