OT and Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Canada estimates that one in every 3600 children born in Canada have Cystic Fibrosis (CF).  Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disease that mainly affects the lungs and digestive system in children and adults.  Those living with CF and their families face a lifetime of care from physicians, dietitians, pharmacists, psychologists, occupational therapists and more.  Learn about how Occupational Therapists help those with Cystic Fibrosis maintain independence, and achieve optimal quality of life in the following from Advance Heathcare Network.

Advance Healthcare Network:  Treating Cystic Fibrosis

Learn more about Cystic Fibrosis by visiting Cystic Fibrosis Canada.