Survey: Future Casting for our Cystic Fibrosis Community! (Updates)

Thanks to 860 participants for taking our survey at www.cftechnology.org. A survey can be a tool to future cast!  and this one is doing just that. Most of the participants are from the USA (90%), though we have invited a global community! 49 states are represented and the most participants …

READ MORE →

A New Hope for CF! (Planetary Biosciences Review – Jan 2018)

To brighten this post up, I will review the exciting supplements Indrepta and TauriNAC using Star Wars parlance… I’m a 46 year old CFer with my original lungs, living in London, England. Following a virus in November last year, the Phantom Menace of mucous was giving me a hard time …

READ MORE →

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… …

READ MORE →

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 …

READ MORE →

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 …

READ MORE →

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 …

READ MORE →

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, …

READ MORE →

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 …

READ MORE →

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

READ MORE →

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 …

READ MORE →