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Folks, As many of you know, our daughter Katie has Cystic Fibrosis. Katie was diagnosed with CF on September 30 2008. She was 17 months old at the time. On Sunday May 29 2016, Cystic Fibrosis Canada will be hosting the annual “Carstar Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History” (formerly called “Great Strides”). We will be … Continue reading Team Katie 2016
My name is Todd and my daughter Katie has Cystic Fibrosis. My wife Julie and I learned of this diagnosis on Tuesday September 30 2008 when Katie was 17 months of age. Julie knew before I did – mother’s intuition, I guess. I lived in denial until the medical diagnosis had been delivered to us … Continue reading About Us
Cystic Fibrosis, or CF, affects the lungs and the digestive system. CF is the most common, fatal, genetic disease affecting Canadian children and young adults. Forty years ago, most children with CF did not live long enough to attend kindergarten. Today, half of Canadians with CF are expected to live into their 40s and beyond. … Continue reading About CF