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Navigating CF: Choosing an Insurance Plan

Navigating CF: Choosing an Insurance Plan is the first part of a new, interactive series that uses the knowledge and expertise of Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Compass case managers to guide people with cystic fibrosis, their families, and caregivers through topics specific to life with cystic fibrosis.

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Did You Know?

The CF Foundation Lab devotes more than half of its efforts to research focused on nonsense and other rare mutations.

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Things You Shouldn’t Say to a Parent of a Child With CF

After my son was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, I was stunned by some of the insensitive questions and comments I received from friends and family. Over time, I learned that their unsolicited feedback provided teachable moments that I hope to pass along to other families.

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Restore CFTR Function

The symptoms of cystic fibrosis are caused by a defective protein, known as the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). Researchers are investigating potential therapies to restore proper function to the CFTR protein or correct its production process so that a normal protein is made.

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Take Our 2019 CF Health Insurance Survey

Access to care, health insurance coverage, and cost can be challenging for people with cystic fibrosis. We want to hear from you. Take our 15-minute survey and tell us about your experience with health insurance.

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