Friday Aug 29
Local man honored as Hometown Hero
Out of the tragedy of losing a child, Gary Bennett and his wife Sharon have remained committed to finding a cure for and supporting those with Cystic Fibrosis, the disease that took his daughter's life.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Saskatchewan to cover expensive cystic fibrosis drug
Drug-maker Vertex Pharmaceuticals reached an agreement with the provincial and territorial governments in June to enable public drug plans to cover the medication's cost.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Chefs bond while giving back
Collaboration is the word of the year in the Baltimore restaurant scene. Every month delivers new announcements about good-natured cooking competitions or chefs "popping up" in one another's restaurants.
Denver Zoo asking to raise ticket price by $2
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Tue Aug 26, 2014
Denver Zoo seeks $2 fee hike to cover increased costs for animal care
Denver Zoo resident Billy the elephant eats more than 100 pounds of hay and produce every day .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Roche Investors Should Breathe Easier After InterMune Acquisition
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Roche to buy U.S. biotech firm InterMune for $8.3 billion
Roche Holding AG has agreed to buy U.S. biotech company InterMune Inc for $8.3 billion in cash, helping the world's leading maker of cancer drugs expand into the treatment of rare or incurable diseases.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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.
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.