My pulmonary function test results are important in telling me about my cystic fibrosis, but it's only one measure of my overall health.
Kelsey was diagnosed with CF at age 10. She is a proud graduate of the University of Northern Iowa, with a master's degree in nonprofit administration. She now works full-time as a Member Programs Manager at a not-for-profit life insurance organization. Kelsey has chaired the Great Strides walk in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids area for six years and will serve as the Iowa Great Strides Ambassador this year. In her spare time, she volunteers with a variety of local organizations. She loves chocolate, yoga, baking, and watching "Parks and Recreation." Kelsey lives in Iowa with her husband and two dogs. You can contact Kelsey at email@example.com.
Although social cues dictate that we ask others how they are feeling when they're sick, this question is a lot more complicated when you have a chronic disease like cystic fibrosis.