Sign up for BreatheCON Sept 8th and 9th!

By Jeanie Hanley MD, President of USACFA and
John Mercer, BreatheCon 2017 Co-Chair

Sign up today for this FREE virtual event for adults with cystic fibrosis.

Our USACFA director, Mark Levine, is a featured Keynote Speaker on Friday and our CF Roundtable columnists, Aimee Continue reading Sign up for BreatheCON Sept 8th and 9th!

USACFA Scholarship Opens June 1st 2017-June30th for Fall 2017!

Please share with young adults who would be interested and qualified!

The United States Adult Cystic Fibrosis Association (USACFA) is excited to offer the Lauren Melissa Kelly Scholarship award for the Fall semester 2017. The scholarship will range from $1500 to $2500 and be awarded to adults with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing career certifications, associates, and bachelor’s degrees.

Continue reading USACFA Scholarship Opens June 1st 2017-June30th for Fall 2017!

Making it Matter Ep. #21

Making it Matter Ep. #21: Cystic Fibrosis as an Invisible Illness
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3oQZJXV3qQ

Julia and I continue the conversation from our last podcast about cystic fibrosis as an invisible illness in the newest episode of the Making it Matter Podcast. What is an invisible illness, why is it such a challenge and how do we deal with Continue reading Making it Matter Ep. #21

ICYMI: Man’s Best Friend—Own It By Gunnar Esiason

So, what I want to talk about (as if the title didn’t allude to it) are my dogs. I wholeheartedly believe that dogs are an incredible asset in the fight against cystic fibrosis, or any chronic illness for that matter. They show unconditional Continue reading ICYMI: Man’s Best Friend—Own It By Gunnar Esiason