Cystic Fibrosis Foundation - Click here for homepage
Stay Informed  |  Volunteer  |  Clinical Trials

In This Section

Quick Links

Find a Chapter

Get Assistance

Get Assistance - Cox Boys
We are here to help people with CF get the insurance coverage they need. Hear how the Foundation helped the Cox family.

Join us on Facebook!  Facebook 
Follow us on Twitter!   Twitter
Follow us on Instagram!  Instagram 
Add us to your circle in Google+!

Google+ 

Subscribe to our channel on YouTube!  YouTube  


 

 

Print  

Baltimore Sun Highlights Thriving Adult CF Population

April 15, 2008

A story featuring the experiences of Jeff Davis, a 35-year-old with cystic fibrosisand many adults like him who have outlived everyone’s expectationsran in the Baltimore Sun this week. The article focuses on the dramatic improvement in life expectancy for CF and the growing adult CF population, served by expanding adult care centers in the United States. “If there’s a miracle in this story,” the article says, “it’s that Davis is fairly typical…”

Davis works as a machinist and lives in Maryland, with his wife and two young children. Advances in research and care have made it possible for people with cystic fibrosis to live longer, attend college, have careers and raise families of their own, the article notes.

Read the full story here. 

GFC Holiday Promo

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is an accredited charity of the Better Business Bureau.