CF & Mental Health

July 31st, 2023|0 Comments

With advancements in CF treatments, including new modulator therapies like Trikafta, patients living with CF are living longer. Longer life expectancy may raise new challenges that could include feeling unprepared for the future, issues [...]

Simplify Your Life

May 12th, 2023|0 Comments

CF Research Update In the early 1960s, CF Clinics were created to provide specialized care for people with CF.  Some of the initial therapies are still in existence today (such as chest physio for [...]

Join our Sleep Study!

May 8th, 2023|0 Comments

Sleep Outcomes and Mood in Adolescence and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis Some research suggests that young people with cystic fibrosis (CF) may have more trouble with sleep than people of the same age [...]

Evolving Nutrition Recommendations For CF

March 20th, 2023|0 Comments

Historically, people with CF have been advised to follow a high fat, high calorie diet with limited guidance around nutrient density and the quality of foods. This was because malnutrition was a common feature of [...]

Airway Clearance, Exercise and Modulators

March 20th, 2023|0 Comments

Airway clearance and improving strength, endurance and physical fitness has always been essential for optimizing lung function in Cystic Fibrosis (CF). People with CF are encouraged to adopt an airway clearance routine early on, from [...]

Your team at the North American CF Conference

February 17th, 2023|0 Comments

The North American CF Conference is the largest annual assembly of doctors, researchers, allied health professionals and many others dedicated to the treatment of Cystic Fibrosis. The 2022 edition of the conference was held [...]

Trikafta Q&A Webinar

May 31st, 2022|0 Comments

 Date of Session: Dec 15, 2021 The Toronto Adult CF Centre's roll out process of accessing Trikafta (a new CFTR Modulator) for eligible CF patients at this centre. Speakers: Dr. Elizabeth Tullis, Director: Toronto [...]

COVID-19 Vaccines and CF

May 31st, 2022|0 Comments

We strongly recommend all CF patients receive the vaccine to protect themselves and others from infection. Vaccination against the COVID-19 virus has been shown in large scale trials to protect you from getting sick, [...]