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Over 7 months of Indrepta and now Taurinac

I’ve been taking the CF supplement Indrepta for over 7 months now. You can read about this supplement here. There are now 3 versions of Indrepta available. On November 26, 2016, I began taking Indrepta A for a couple months. I … Continue reading

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30 days on Indrepta

So I’ve been taking the CF supplement Indrepta for just over 30 days now. (I’m taking the recommended dose of 3 capsules, 3 times per day.) Overall, I’ve had a positive experience with this supplement. I haven’t experienced drastic symptom improvements … Continue reading

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Happy to be Taking Bronchitol

Last Tuesday morning, Jim and I got up at 3:30am to start our morning treatment routine so that we could leave our house before 6am to make it to the hospital for 7:30am. It took 5 months of praying, trusting and … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday: Pandora and Great Strides

This is a Thankful Thursday 2 days late:) We had a lot to be thankful for this week: Emily-I am so thankful for the people in my life. Jim was away at his corporate office in NJ all week and … Continue reading

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My Take on Mornings

My understanding, from what I have read, is that many CFers feel the mornings are the worst time of the day for them. In my experience, from a physical standpoint, it is probably the toughest time of the day. By 6 or … Continue reading

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Showing Up Counts

After fighting a nasty virus in November, I am so thankful for the health that I experienced during the Christmas season. Enough health to be able to sing with the choir, enjoy time with family, shop and decorate, bake a little and soak in … Continue reading

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Pressing onward-I will not be shaken

I’m thankful to be home and sleeping in my own bed. I came home from the hospital on Friday night and will be doing IV antibiotics at home for at least 2 weeks. As difficult as it is to be … Continue reading

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10 Things that Keep me Going!

Living with cystic fibrosis can be very challenging. I’d like to share 10 things that have been key in helping me fight this disease and live life in full. Faith-I have a relationship with Jesus Christ, I am a Christ … Continue reading

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Afflovest

Every CFer has their own preference when it comes to airway clearance. We’ve got to cough out the thick secretions that sit in our lungs. I’ve always been the most productive with manual chest physical therapy; however, manual is not … Continue reading

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