Take the Plunge for Cystic Fibrosis

Take the Plunge for Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis affects the airways, lungs, endocrine system by causing an abnormal build-up of thick and sticky mucus. Treatment requires intensive daily physiotherapy to clear the lungs and airways, countless medications, and frequent hospitalisations. In Australia...
All I want for Christmas is an equitable disability sector

All I want for Christmas is an equitable disability sector

Like all of you, my personal ambition is to make sure that everyone with cystic fibrosis can live their life to the fullest. The teams at Cystic Fibrosis Queensland and Trusted Care wants to ensure that the cystic fibrosis community receives the best care, the right...
Understanding the cystic fibrosis diet

Understanding the cystic fibrosis diet

People living with cystic fibrosis generally need to eat more food than people like you or me to stay healthy. Cystic fibrosis, an inherited genetic disorder caused by a mutation on chromosome 7, affects the epithelial cells, specifically those in the lining of the...