As people with CF are living longer with the help of better medications, better nutrition and continuously improving therapies, new challenges are emerging such as diabetes, osteoporosis, and family planning.
As people are living longer with CF, some other conditions like impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes are becoming more common.
Osteopenia and osteoporosis is a condition in which the bones become more porous.
Many of our patients are living full lives including having families.
Transplant is a treatment option some of our patients may wish to explore.
Adult cystic fibrosis patients are welcome at our clinic located at St. Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street in Vancouver BC. Patients can reach us at 604 806 8522.
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