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... and know what you are going through. I looked at our situation like we were the luckiest parents in the world. We feel so lucky that we can be the type of parents that stay on top of the disease on behalf of our children. ... (32 replies)
... Not really. There have been great advances in the way CF has been treated in the past 20 years. Drugs like Pulmozyme and Tobi have made it so people with CF can be expected to live well into their 30s and even longer. ... (3 replies)
... School. That's a whole new challenge there. Grade school isn't bad because the teachers have more control of the other kids in class and you usually don't have to worry about the kids smoking cigarettes while waiting for the bus in the morning. In high school, it's not as easy. ... (32 replies)

... somehow that seems to be acceptable in the medical community, but not to a Mother concerned with her childs health. I had to beg my ped. for a sweat test after my 5 month old with pnuemonia started losing weight. ... (7 replies)
... lts within 30 minutes and they would tell us. Well about a hour later they guy who ran her test showed up at the nurses station and called our ped himself. Later I asked the nurse she was puzzled that no one did give her the results so she called the dr. ... (7 replies)
Testing for cf
Jul 22, 2006
... The biggest challenge I face is having to reprogram my ideas about healthy food. We try to eat healthy, and I have a spouse who watches his fat and salt, and two kids that need lots of fat and salt! ... (13 replies)
... Because CF has so many different degrees it is possible have more problems with g.i. than with lungs. ... (3 replies)
Cf clinic Q's
Jul 26, 2005
... We recently moved to a new state and are going to a new CF clinic. At our old clinic our son saw Pulmo, GI, Resp, dietician, nurse, and social work. ... (10 replies)
... U mentioned that u were trying to get Social Security benefits for your kids cf needs. My daughter has CF and I've been told that I can't apply for any special benefits. How did you go about gettings SS? ... (32 replies)
... I would ask your doctor about this. I am a 25 year old woman with CF and I do NOT want to be the bearer of bad news. I am sorry but pretty much all men with CF do not have the vas deferen which is the tube that carries the sperm from the testes to the penis and then outside body. ... (1 replies)
... :wave: :wave: hi, our 11 and 17 yr old have c-f, thru the social worker at the c-f clinic we received help in applying for a lot of benifits, including attendant care and ssi ([email protected]*****.com (32 replies)
... I don't have any respiratory symptoms at all, except that whenever I get sick, I get VERY sick. ... (3 replies)
... thanks very much for the tips, I will talk to my friend and see what can be done about it. Appreciate the info! ... (6 replies)
... at least the drops. They still have the tablets, which I suppose you can crush. ... (6 replies)
... Hi... New here.. I have 3 kids, ages 9, 8 and 16 months. My 9 and 8 year old are very healthy kids. My 16 month old well I can't remember the last time she was compelety well. I have just accepted the fact that she is always sick. It started when she was born at 36 weeks. ... (20 replies)
... I was wondering what the odds are of a man with CF having children without help from doctors? ... (6 replies)
Oct 29, 2004
... Hi, I am a school psychologist and a mom of two with CF. Have you ever heard of a Section 504 Plan? ... (6 replies)
Borderline cf
May 16, 2002
... of all kids tested just have high sweat chloride levels, and if he does have it he has a mild case, is there such a thing as a mild case? ... (5 replies)
... His pediatrician leads the CF team, so we'll have to get his answers elsewhere. He's apparently the youngest of all the CF kids they see and a lot has changed in the past couple of years. They're more reactive that proactive on a lot of medications and treatments. ... (2 replies)
... Frequent respiratory infections CAN be a sign, but it could also be that your child is just one of those kids that catches everything. People with CF can also have reflux. I know DS was on zantac as an infant. ... (1 replies)

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