A record-breaking endurance athlete has enjoyed a royal “pit stop” on his latest challenge of swimming, cycling and running 381 miles to raise money for cystic fibrosis research.
Here, Angela Glassford, the mother of two children with cystic fibrosis, describes her delight at the news that the government has approved new breakthrough drugs to treat the condition. She reveals the inspirational resilience of sufferers, as well as calling on regulators to rely on more than cost when weighing up the benefits of treatment.
Hundreds of cystic fibrosis sufferers in Scotland will be able to get drugs which can help extend their life, after a deal on costs was reached.
Siblings with life-shortening cystic fibrosis reveal the lottery of receiving breakthrough treatment and urge ministers to act
Two sisters with cystic fibrosis have revealed how one is getting a life-changing drug while the other is not.
BABY Ella Ray looks the picture of health splashing about in the pool.
‘I’d been in hospital for months with cystic fibrosis, getting worse and worse. But Orkambi has given me my life back – it’s wonderful’
JUST five months ago, architect technician Robert Barker thought his days were numbered.
Almost 3,000 people with cystic fibrosis will miss out on a "breakthrough" treatment after the health watchdog turned it down for use on the NHS.