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BASEBALL: Clarke plays the game the right way

The final out was made and it was time to get back on the field.

Dropping a towel in his bag next to a water bottle, Charlie Clarke grabbed his glove and raced out to center field. 558 more words


Ivacaftor can restore CFTR function in CF patients with the CFTR protein on the surface and Lumacaftor bring the protein to the cell surface in most common CF

Johns Hopkins Medicine says that a novel two-drug combination has the potential to target and restore a defective protein underlying cystic fibrosis (CF), according to two phase III clinical trials conducted at 187 medical centers around the world.  165 more words


There really isn't anything stopping you but you. Don't compare yourself to others. You're on your own journey

Nothing has ever stopped me but my energy levels are zapped with the addition of yet another chronic illness. ‘Genetic tests’ to conclude whether I have Cystic Fibrosis genes. 126 more words


The morning routine of a cystic fibrosis toddler

Routines are very important and beneficial to children, particularly from an early age. It encourages them to sleep better, eat better and behave better- the same goes for Joseph’s medication and treatments- now we have a good routine system he is very compliant when it comes to his daily treatments and medications. 842 more words


New Items in Etsy shop 100% of proceeds to CF Trust during May


I am branching out a little from pom poms and have started doing some drawings and paintings to sell in my Etsy shop to help me on my quest to raise money for the… 132 more words

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East girls tennis

The Cougars advanced all of their flights to the quarterfinals before running into the Nos. 1 and teams in the state in Detroit Country Day and Cranbrook at the regional. 479 more words


Man Who Received Double Lung & Liver Transplant Has Become A Bit Of A Celebrity

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – It’s a milestone — 500,000. That’s how many organ transplants from deceased donors have been performed in the U.S. since 1987. 374 more words