I Made A Travel Error

I did something pretty stupid last week, which almost led to a catastrophe. One of my best friends is getting married in a couple of weeks, so we went down to Austin last week for his bachelor party. In a lot of ways, it seems like a large part of my life has been spent...
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It is Okay to Ask for Help!

Last week Julia Rae and I invited Marge Carfora, 34 with cystic fibrosis, onto the Making it Matter Podcast to talk to her about her amazing path through life 13 years post double lung transplant. Since being transplanted near the turn of the millennium, Marge has faced a number of complications associated with post transplant...
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Do People With Cystic Fibrosis Experience FOMO?

Full disclosure here; I’m writing this while doing my treatments. In fact, I just stuck a syringe into a vial of sterile water, drew some out and then injected it into vial containing powdered medicine. Chemistry. I was snowed in last Thursday, so I found myself involved in a live Twitter Q&A with the Dana-Farber...
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On Spitting

Spitting is gross. It is rude, unhealthy and socially unacceptable (in public places at least). Spitting is kind of like wetting the bed. People wet the bed when they are kids, college age and then when they are like 105, because I guess at that point no one really gives a shit. Spitting falls into...
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