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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease that causes the body to produce mucus
that's extremely thick and sticky. It mainly affects the lungs and the pancreas, causing
serious breathing and digestive problems.
Kids with cystic fibrosis have some special nutritional needs. Here's how parents
can help them.
Teens with cystic fibrosis have some specific nutritional needs. Here's how they can
meet those needs.
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects the lungs and digestive system
Kids who have it can get lung infections often and have trouble breathing.
Besides extra calories, teens with cystic fibrosis have some specific nutritional
needs. Find out more.
Besides extra calories, kids with cystic fibrosis have some specific nutritional needs.
Find out ways to help your child with CF grow healthy and strong.
Kids with cystic fibrosis have bodies that make thick, sticky mucus. This causes problems
in their lungs and their digestive tracts.
Cystic fibrosis affects the lungs and makes it hard to breathe. Find out more in this
article for kids.
Is your child scheduled to have a sweat test? Find out how this test is performed
and how it's used to diagnose cystic fibrosis.
What teachers should know about cystic fibrosis, and how to help students with CF
succeed in school.