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Medical News Today: Cystic fibrosis: Existing drug may improve lung function

Researchers say a drug that is already available on the market can help those affected by cystic fibrosis. An antifungal medication may help people with cystic fibrosis. Amphotericin, which is an antifungal medication, might help people with cystic fibrosis fight the chronic bacterial lung infections that tend to occur with this disease, according to a… Read More »

Cystic fibrosis mothers' plea over 'life-changing' drug

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCystic fibrosis means gruelling sessions of physiotherapy every day for three-year-old Ivy “I don’t want to bury my daughter – but that’s the reality of cystic fibrosis.” Kimberly Roberts is the mum of three-year-old Ivy, who has cystic fibrosis – or CF – which is a genetic… Read More »