Cystic Fibrosis (CF)
Learn About Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis is a genetic (inherited) condition that leads to frequent sinus and lung infections, as well as digestive problems. Learn what causes this disease and who is at risk.
Cystic Fibrosis Symptoms and Diagnosis
All newborns in the U.S. are screened for cystic fibrosis, so diagnosis often occurs before symptoms develop.
Treating and Managing Cystic Fibrosis
In the last few decades, significant strides in treatment have been made so that children born today with CF have a completely different outlook than those born several decades ago.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Cystic Fibrosis
Being diagnosed with CF is life-changing not only for the patient but for the family. That is why making notes before your visit, as well as taking along a trusted family member or friend, may be helpful when talking to your doctor.