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Cystic Fibrosis

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  • Fully fund NIH [Commentary]

    Fully fund NIH [Commentary]
    As someone who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008, I have taken advantage of the incredible research studies at Johns Hopkins Hospital, the University of Maryland Medical Center and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and I'm thankful...
  • Orlando boy with cystic fibrosis to be official starter of fundraising bicycle ride

    Orlando boy with cystic fibrosis to be official starter of fundraising bicycle ride
    When cyclists line up Sunday morning for the start of the Aptalis CF Cycle for Life fundraising ride, they won't have to imagine the faces of those they are helping. One will be right in front of them. Nine-year-old Max Paul of Orlando, diagnosed with...
  • IronPigs ballgirls set to take the field Saturday night to fight ALS

    IronPigs ballgirls set to take the field Saturday night to fight ALS
    Long before she became the face of the between-innings fun and games at Coca-Cola Park, Lindsey Knupp had fun playing games at Northampton High School and Shippensburg University. Knupp, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs director of promotions and...
  • Mike Ness plays with Flashback Heart Attack during cystic fibrosis benefit (video)

    Mike Ness plays with Flashback Heart Attack during cystic fibrosis benefit (video)
    There were several highlights during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Saturday night. Certainly Mike Ness of Social Distortion taking the stage for a rare collaboration with local 80s cover band...
  • Neuqua's Cherney happy to finally be healthy

    Neuqua's Cherney happy to finally be healthy
    Evan Cherney never saw any reason to tell his football coaches that the constant ear infections wreaked havoc with his equilibrium. The baseball coaches did not need to be aware that he was slowed by pneumonia. Sick was the Neuqua Valley senior's...
  • Multiple road races coming in August, September, October

    Multiple road races coming in August, September, October
    Some well-known and lesser-known races are coming up for those hardy souls who can brave the heat and humidity of August, September and October: Cool Summer Mornings 5K, 7:15 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, and Saturday, Sept. 7, Clermont waterfront. $25; $30...
  • Sequencing baby's genome: a help in treatment or too much information?

    Sequencing baby's genome: a help in treatment or too much information?
    Diapers? Check. Infant car seat? Check. Comprehensive genome analysis? Roger that, too. For thousands of newborns born in and around Boston; San Francisco; Kansas City, Missouri; and North Carolina over the next several years, a full genomic...
  • Boomer Esiason to Get Sacked at Friars Club Roast

    Boomer Esiason, the former NFL quarterback who is now an analyst on CBS Sports' "The NFL Today," will take the hot seat at the next Friars Club Roast charity benefit next January in Gotham. The four-time Pro Bowl QB, who also hosts WFAN's national...
  • Andrea Bradley, president, Palm Healthcare Foundation

    Andrea Bradley, president, Palm Healthcare Foundation
    Last week: Opponents of the Affordable Care Act are gearing up once again to overturn the new healthcare program in the coming session. Whether you are for or against the plan, it's important to understand the basics — one of the most important...
  • Meet Emily Lipman, The New Atlanta’s business-minded beauty

     
    Yes, Emily Lipman is the beautiful blond fireball taking castmate Alexandra Dilworth to task for her “trophy wife” aspirations in the premiere episode of Bravo’s The New Atlanta. But, as viewers will soon discover, Lipman’s drive...
  • Get the facts on cystic fibrosis

    http://www.whatdoctorsknow.com Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease characterized by an abnormality in the glands that produce sweat and mucus. It is chronic, progressive, and is usually fatal. Due to improved treatments, people with CF, on...