Latest Cystic Fibrosis Trust Stories
Hope for better lungs! According to a recent study, the oral medication ivacaftor provides major, sustained improvement in lung function, growth and other signs and symptoms for cystic fibrosis patients.
Aptalis CF Cycle for Life Tour Series Supports Lifesaving Cystic Fibrosis Research BETHESDA, Md., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation today announced that Aptalis Pharma will be the 2011 national title sponsor for its premier cycle series--Aptalis CF Cycle for Life.
Kids from 20 States Make Case for Drug Funding and Access to Care for Fatal Disease BETHESDA, Md., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teens from across the United States whose siblings, cousins and other loved ones have cystic fibrosis will urge elected officials in Washington, D.C., to fund government agencies that are vital to drug research and development.
BETHESDA, Md., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Tens of Thousands to Participate During National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month BETHESDA, Md., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced today that more than 200 cities will host Great Strides walks May 21-22, 2011.
Users of social networking sites such as Facebook have twice the number of friends online as they do in real life.
BETHESDA, Md., March 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Reps.
ROCKAWAY, N.J., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- America's largest specialty party retailer, Party City, announces its support of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation with a nationwide, in-store campaign from March 4 - April 2.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.