- About 1,000 new cases of cystic fibrosis are diagnosed each year.
- More than 70% of patients are diagnosed by age two.
- More than 45% of the CF patient population is age 18 or older.
- The predicted median age of survival for a person with CF is in the mid-30s.
(From the CFF website, visit cff.org for more information)
On another note, I am probably going to pass both of my classes this semester! I am super happy! =) ♥