Making it Matter Ep. 25 – Salty Cysters

Lea Faraone, from the Salty Cysters, joins the podcast today to talk about her life with cystic fibrosis. At 26, she works as an oncology nurse, and is an advocate for people with cystic fibrosis. She uses the @SaltyCysters social media platform to spread educational awareness about CF. Listen to her discuss her experiences as a nurse, going through clinical trials, talking about transplant with her doctor and finally, her thoughts on the CF Life Expectancy statistic.

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