Educator Resources for Cystic Fibrosis

For most people, thick mucus is a temporary annoyance when they get sick. But for people with cystic fibrosis, it's a way of life. In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby clear the air about this genetic disease of the respiratory system. Discover what happens in the cells of CF patients that make it so hard for them to breathe. Learn about symptoms like coughing and low energy levels, and find out why some kids are more likely to have CF than others. And explore the treatments that help thousands of CF patients lead active lives. Got your walking shoes on? Get ready to use them in the name of CF!