Lets Cure Cystic Fibrosis

Our aim is to raise awareness and ultimately help find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis. This page is dedicated to Jessie. Jessie was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis at 5 weeks, there is currently NO CURE. www.facebook.com/teamjessieletscurecf http://www.teamjessieletscurecf.com/ twitter.com/TeamJessie4CF
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Did you know there are over 1600 mutations that cause Cystic Fibrosis.  These mutations are divided into 5 classes based on their effects on CFTR production and the amount of CFTR function.

Did you know there are over 1600 mutations that cause Cystic Fibrosis. These mutations are divided into 5 classes based on their effects on CFTR production and the amount of CFTR function.

Cystic Fibrosis Effects the whole body , not just lungs .... we have learnt so much the last 3 years hoping we can share that with you all as we believe that awareness will help towards a cure! We have hope…please feel free to share to help raise awareness.

May is Cystic Fibrosis awareness month. Every day we will try share some information of what Cystic Fibrosis is to help raise awareness Cystic Fibrosis.

Cystic Fibrosis [CF] is the most common, genetically acquired, life-shortening chronic illness affecting young Australians today, yet most of us wouldn't have a clue what it is. Unless a cure is found Cystic Fibrosis will eventually take your life. A successful lung transplant only buys you time, it does not cure you of Cystic Fibrosis.

Cystic Fibrosis [CF] is the most common, genetically acquired, life-shortening chronic illness affecting young Australians today, yet most of us wouldn't have a clue what it is. Unless a cure is found Cystic Fibrosis will eventually take your life. A successful lung transplant only buys you time, it does not cure you of Cystic Fibrosis.

Cystic Fibrosis is often called an invisible disease. It’s invisible in the sense that you can’t see what’s going inside the body and it primarily does not exhibit any external symptoms or obvious deformity (except maybe coughing like a 80 year old smoker)  If you were to walk past someone in the street with CF you would most likely have no idea the person has a life limiting disease.

Cystic Fibrosis is often called an invisible disease. It’s invisible in the sense that you can’t see what’s going inside the body and it primarily does.

It's never easy putting these posts up of Jessie and one day when she's older, she may not like or want her photo's being plastered all over social media.  Until that time, we will continue to raise awareness whenever and wherever we can.

It's never easy putting these posts up of Jessie and one day when she's older, she may not like or want her photo's being plastered all over social media. Until that time, we will continue to raise awareness whenever and wherever we can.

The second most common cause of death in people with cystic fibrosis is liver disease.  About 25 percent of people with cystic fibrosis over the age of four have serious issues with liver function.

The second most common cause of death in people with cystic fibrosis is liver disease. About 25 percent of people with cystic fibrosis over the age of four have serious issues with liver function.

Why do I need to eat so many calories?  Between 80-90% of patients with cystic fibrosis have pancreatic insufficiency. The exocrine pancreas no longer functions at a level needed to digest food.

Why do I need to eat so many calories? Between of patients with cystic fibrosis have pancreatic insufficiency. The exocrine pancreas no longer functions at a level needed to digest food.

2014 was the 25th anniversary for the discovery of the Cystic Fibrosis gene (CFTR) The discovery was achieved in 1989 by a multi-institutional team of researchers based at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto, Canada, and led by Dr. Lap-Chee Tsui.

2014 was the anniversary for the discovery of the Cystic Fibrosis gene (CFTR) The discovery was achieved in 1989 by a multi-institutional team of.

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Team Jessie Just Breathe - YouTube

We are extremely proud to have David Mardini write this song for Jessie and for all those who battle Cystic Fibrosis everyday. of all sales going toward.

I asked Jame is question today... - YouTube

I asked Jamie a question today. Please watch video. We need your help to find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis.

Team Jessie Lets Cure Cystic Fibrosis - YouTube

It never gets any easier posting videos of Jessie, but we will never stop raising awareness and funds for Cystic Fibrosis research.

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