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The Keys to Healthier Living

People living with cystic fibrosis must follow a regular treatment routine to stay healthy and maintain optimal lung function.

Most often, treatment for cystic fibrosis begins with techniques to trigger strong coughs that help loosen and clear thick mucus from the airways. Of course, airway clearance is just one part of the treatment routine. Nutrition and drug therapies are also important for children and adults with cystic fibrosis.