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Blockchain, Cystic Fibrosis and Linnia

I want you all to know we are looking into the Blockchain company Ethereum and this email suggests we have similar goals. Currently: 781 of you have taken our survey at www.cftechnology.org and 90% agree: “We should be paid for our valuable data.” Read how the missions match up nicely… …

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What’s new on the Cystic Fibrosis social media pages (@KnowCF)?

What’s new on the Cystic Fibrosis social media pages (@KnowCF)? We are active on social media – want to know the latest news? Please follow the links to see what is new on our Cystic Fibrosis Social Media channels. Post your own comment – or just see what others are …

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Getting paid for all the work it takes being a patient or caregiver with Cystic Fibrosis

You never do. Instead, other people get paid for your work: all the treatments: meds and trials, devices, hospitalizations, doctors and health care providers. BUT Perhaps you don’t care…this is the system that has worked since the Hippocratic Oath came into being, declaring the doctors at the helm. Through the …

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A letter from Dr Corey Nislow – the obligation to change the way research is done

Dear CF community, My name is Corey Nislow, I am a 51-year-old academic researcher who has spent the last 30 years studying how genes affect traits. For a bit of my background you can find me here: www.creativedestructionlab.com/people/corey-nislow/ and here scholar.google.ca/citations?user=n1e6LlcAAAAJ&hl=en . My reason for writing is simple. Just over a …

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Cure-E-Us…Cystic Fibrosis 2018!

Cure-E-Us! Strange as it may seem in this time of healthcare anxiety, and a period of sustained political transformation during which our ways of seeing the world, understanding and caring for ourselves physically, mentally, and spiritually are being challenged, we may see this as an opportunity to future cast. Indeed, …

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A Young Mom is Exploring BlockChain Technology

I me Julia at the Global Genes Conference in California last September. She and I share an interest in BlockChain technology. For me, it is a secure way to share data and get paid. Through our survey, we found that 90% of you (530+participants would like to be paid for …

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Your Cystic Fibrosis Data is Valuable! Watch the Video…Take the Survey!

We hope you agree! Tell us what you think..Be Counted! Take the SURVEY NOW! Video by Lance 2020 ~ 1 minute Survey: 9 minutes

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Equal Access to Treatment for All with Cystic Fibrosis in the US?

Just in from Tamika Grubbs: Cystic Fibrosis is the same disease for at least 30,000 people in the united states and approximately 70,000 worldwide, but depending on where you reside and what insurance you have there could be big differences in your access and quality of care. I am a …

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TauriNAC Now Available

This summer, Sharktank Research Foundation and Planetary Biosciences released a product called TauriNAC. It contains NAC (N-Acetylcysteine), taurine, magnesium, green tea extract, vitamin C, and some other things. A study from Stanford University has shown that NAC helps lung function in CF patients. We designed TauriNAC with several objectives. We wanted …

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A Conversation with Gunnar Esiason

Gunnar Esiason is the son of retired American NFL quarterback, Norman (Boomer) Esiason. He is twenty-six years old and living with cystic fibrosis. He is currently the director of the patient advocate program at the Boomer Esiason Foundation in Garden City, New York. Their mission is to heighten awareness, education …

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