Work with Your CF Team
Learn about Peer Support
Your team also may have some handouts you can give to your friends that explain CF.
It’s important to be honest with your CF team about the kinds of peer pressure you are facing. Your CF team can give you good advice on ways to balance your health with certain high-risk social situations. Feel free to ask them things like:
Your CF health care team might also welcome another set of eyes and ears to your visits. If you find these visits overwhelming, ask a friend to tag along. He or she may appreciate being invited into your special world of CF.