Cystic Fibrosis

Regan Bond

Description

  • Mucus in lungs is thicker than usual
  • Can be in pancreas which prevents digestion of foods
  • Symptoms - salty tasting skin, coughing frequently, frequent lung infections, shortness of breath

Work cited

  • Sayre, Carolyn. "A Brighter Outlook for Cystic Fibrosis Patients." The New York Times. The New York Times, 24 Apr. 2009. Web. 13 Oct. 2015.

  • "Cystic Fibrosis: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment." WebMD. WebMD. Web. 13 Oct. 2015.