Human Growth and Development by Orion Roberts
Cystic Fibrosis description
Cystic Fibrosis is a disease that is passed down from families that causes thick, sticky mucus to build up in the lungs, digestive tract, and other areas of the body. It is one of the most common chronic lung disease in children and young adults. It is a life-threatening disorder.
CF has no cure. However, treatments have greatly improved in recent years. The goals of CF treatment include...
1: preventing and controlling lung infection.
2: loosening and removing thick, sticky mucus from the lungs.
3: preventing or treating blockages in the intestines.
4: providing enough nutrition.
5: preventing dehydration( a lack of fluid in the body)