Category: Another Perspective

Walk With Team DangerDan

This year I’ll be taking part in the Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History on May 31st. Those that are close to me know this reaches close to home – we as a family know a lot about Cystic Fibrosis as I was diagnosed at birth. When…

Immunocompromised Vs COVID-19

My views living as an immunocompromised individual towards COVID-19. “And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.” I try to live as much of a “normal life” as I can, however define “normal”….

The Little Things In Life

TRANSPLANT UPDATE (18 YEARS)!! “Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you’ll look back and realize they were the big things in your life.” In my mind I’ve been trying to navigate around the labyrinth that currently surrounds me. I am in…

A WARRIOR CAN STILL BE MADE OUT OF ME

    “Life is like a wheel, sooner or later it comes around to where you started, reliving old challenges facing loss and once again rebuilding.” The heart of the question is simply this, “Are you strong enough to take the chance and spin…

Mental health

  “Everything will be alright in the end. If it’s not alright it’s not the end.” The end of May approaches warmer weather greets us which means more outdoor activities. Let me set the day for you. After a cold long winter, there are…

A Family Who Embraces Each Other

Julie’s Perspective: I’m a 35-year-old runner, gardener, yogi, teacher, wife, and mom.  I love reading young adult novels, exploring farmer’s markets, adventuring with my family and experimenting with new recipes.  I don’t have cystic fibrosis.  In fact, for more than half my life, I…

CFers Are An Incredible Bunch

Marissa’s Perspective: CFers are an incredible bunch, and Eric is no exception. Having a close view of his courage, strength, and determination has changed me for the better…and the not-so-easy times we’ve encountered have helped me grow as a person. I’ve become more thankful…