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DiagnosisFAQsLiving With CF

Newly Diagnosed

Written by Aboveallislove Introduction Welcome to CysticFibrosis.com. If you are new to Cystic Fibrosis because you recently learned your unborn or newborn baby has, or may have, Cystic Fibrosis, please read on. We wrote this overview for you because we know, we really, really know, what you are going through. …

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FAQsGeneticsLiving With CF

CF Genetic Testing

Written by LightNLife and Ambry Genetics updated by Melissa75   How many different CF mutations are there? More than 2000 and new ones being added all the time. http://www.genet.sickkids.on.ca/cftr/StatisticsPage.html What is meant by a “panel” test? A panel tests for a predefined number of mutations. It’s possible that a panel …

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Alternative MedicineFAQsLiving With CF

Asthma, Allergies & Green FAQ

Written by member Nightwriter Please note that this information was compiled from numerous threads on the message boards. We encourage you to search and read the threads for more detailed information, engage in your own research outside the message boards and, of course, consult with your doctor before making any …

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FAQsGastrointestinal DiseaseLiving With CF

Enzyme FAQs

Newly Diagnosed/Infancy The doctors want me to give the enzymes to my baby in food but he’s only a week old? I thought we weren’t supposed to give solids that early. My baby nurses by grazing. When do I give more enzymes? I’m supposed to give ½ an enzyme. How …

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