CFRI 2017 National Cystic Fibrosis Family Education Conference Presentations

Cystic Fibrosis Research Inc. (CFRI) held their annual conference on July 28 – July 30, 2017 in Redwood City, CA.

CFRI’s stellar line up of experts provided a wealth of information on a range of CF-related topics, including the CF pipeline, CF and adherence, CF pathogens, physical therapy in CF care, CF and adjunctive therapies, respiratory therapy options, lessons from a CF cornerman, and acceptance & belonging growing up with CF.

Click here to view conference presentations.

Since 1975, CFRI has supported cystic fibrosis research at well-established medical facilities through the funding of grants. Our investment in new ideas has enabled researchers to bring new perspectives to the study of this disease.

Vitamin E with Exercise may Improve Lung Health in Elderly Smokers – Director’s Choice

Written by Greg Arnold, DC, CSCS. Non-smoking males, aged 50 – 69 years, who took 225 IU of Vitamin E daily for 5-8 years and exercised leisurely, decreased their community-acquired pneumonia risk by 72% compared to those non-smoking males who did not exercise .   (more…)

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