1-Feb-2017 - Shepparton News (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A Barooga mother is pleading with relevant authorities to improve her son’s access to life enhancing medication.
Still yet to turn one, Mack Nye has been battling with the debilitating genetic Cystic Fibrosis since birth.
THE cystic fibrosis Run As 1 event was a huge success, raising more than $8000 in Proserpine.
Part organiser and mother of cystic fibrosis sufferer Faye Elder thanked all involved and the runners/walkers who took part in the Proserpine and Mackay events in November.
A 39-year-old man with cystic fibrosis (CF) made history by becoming the first person to receive human adult stem cells in a new research study that researchers hope will someday lead to the development of a therapy to reduce the inflammation and infection caused by CF.
27-Jan-2017 - The Daily Telegraph (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A WOMAN has made medical history by surviving for six days without any lungs while she waited for a transplant.
Melissa Benoit, 32, was hours away from death when she was taken into hospital with a severe lung infection.
27-Jan-2017 - Herald Sun - ePaper (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A WOMAN has made medical history by surviving for six days without any lungs. Melissa Benoit, 32, who was born with cystic fibrosis, was placed in an induced coma after being taken to hospital with a severe lung infection.