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Influenza (the Flu)

Influenza or “the flu” is a highly contagious respiratory illness that is caused by a virus. For people with cystic fibrosis, getting the flu may cause a worsening of symptoms and lead to a faster decline in lung function.

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Did You Know?

The National Institutes of Health received a $2 billion spending increase for FY 2019, helping benefit CF research.

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Health Insurance Coverage and Open Enrollment Periods

If you are considering making changes to your health insurance coverage or enrolling in a new plan, it is important to understand the open enrollment period and the questions you should consider when selecting a plan.

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Research We Fund

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation supports a wide range of research that focuses not only on improving the quality of life for people with cystic fibrosis today, but also on accelerating innovative research and drug development to add tomorrows.

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Asking Questions of Candidates to Inform Your Decisions

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation believes in empowering our community to advocate for the needs of people with cystic fibrosis. During an election cycle, it's important to ask questions of candidates to understand how their positions would impact the CF community.

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