New drugs approved to treat Cystic Fibrosis

May 19, 2015 2:59 AM

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Two newly approved drugs show great promise in treating Cystic Fibrosis. The medications have been shown to be very effective in many patients, creating a chance for parents to see their children enjoy their lives.

Cystic Fibrosis prevents fluid from moving through the lungs, causing severe and often fatal congestion. The usual prognosis for affected children is not good. Many lose their battle with CF before attending grade school.

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