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‘Star Trek’ actor Anton Yelchin kept cystic fibrosis diagnosis a secret...

Director Garret Price admitted he was nervous when he first met the parents of his upcoming documentary's subject, the late Anton Yelchin, but his worries...

Cystic fibrosis sufferer, 26, travels the world despite her disease

A 26-year-old woman with cystic fibrosis is traveling the world to prove that she is much stronger than she thought possible. Chelsea Spruance, from St...

Families desperate for cystic fibrosis drug are importing a cheaper version...

British families desperate to get medicine for their children with cystic fibrosis have taken inspiration from the 2013 movie, Dallas Buyers Club.Orkambi works...

‘Please don’t let us die’: Three cystic fibrosis sufferers beg the...

It's been hailed as a wonder drug with the potential to extend the lives of thousands of people with cystic fibrosis.   But patients across...

Cystic fibrosis sufferer had a DOUBLE lung transplant aged 22

A cystic fibrosis sufferer who had a double lung transplant at the age of 22 is now able to walk a mile without...

Pulmonary Fibrosis: Lung disease kills 6,000 people a year and many...

When Clare Beckett was finally given the diagnosis of her terminal lung disease it came almost as a relief. Of course, it was...

Gene editing could cure cystic fibrosis before birth, study suggests

Scientists may soon be able to gene-edit horrible lung diseases like cystic fibrosis out of the human genome, a new study in mice...

Brother and sister with cystic fibrosis can’t share each other’s toys...

A brother and sister with cystic fibrosis could die if they share toys due to the risk of infection, their parents have revealed.Sienna...

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