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CF Life is our twice-yearly magazine, full of news and features from ground-breaking research we're funding to the huge community fundraising successes that make it possible. You can read CF Life here, or let us know if you would like to join our mailing list.

CF Life – Autumn 2020

CF Life magazine coverIn this issue of CF Life we look at the progress being made by our UK CF Innovation Hub, which is working on projects to improve lung health for people with cystic fibrosis. You'll also hear from Polly, who was the first baby diagnosed through the heel-prick test, 40 years ago.

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Past issues

Spring 2020

Hear about one young man and his mum's fight to get the benefits they deserved. 

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Autumn 2019 

Find out how a Trust-funded grant helped Colin to develop his business and unravel the secrets behind DNA.

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Spring 2019 

Hear about the 30th anniversary of the CF gene and mental health and cystic fibrosis. 

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An image of the Autumn 2018 issue of CF LifeAutumn 2018 

Find out more about the precision medicines pipeline and meet the man who started his own zero-waste shop.

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Spring 2018 

A mountaineering dog and a whittler carving out a future for her granddaughter.

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Autumn 2017 

Artist Kate tells us about her latest cross-infection project and we look back on ten years of the heel-prick test.

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Spring 2017 

Read about inconclusive diagnosis, the importance of Registry data and end of life planning. 

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Autumn 2016 

The first issue of CF Life magazine, includes personalised healthcare and Nick Talbot's epic challenge.

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is magazine cover - autumn 2015Autumn 2015 

The fifth issue of 'is' includes a cover story with Nathan Charles and a feature on genetic therapies.

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Is magazine - Summer 2015Spring 2015 

The fourth issue of 'is' features SmartCare and the impact of cystic fibrosis on sex and relationships.

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is magazine cover - summer 2014Summer 2014 

The third issue of 'is' features the Breath Cycle project, the SRC programme and why genotyping matters.

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Is magazine cover - winter 2013Winter 2013/14 

The second issue of 'is' magazine features new ways of tackling adherence, and a focus on clinical trials.

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is magazine cover - summer 2013Summer 2013

The first issue of 'is' magazine, including a cover feature with Rob Law and news of the charity's rebrand.

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