The 5 Greatest Achievements in Cystic Fibrosis

The story of cystic fibrosis is quickly becoming one of the greatest success stories in medical history. That is a hell of a statement given not so long ago, a lot of what we have today would have only been a mere pipedream. We still have a long way to go, but if the recent...
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4 Times I Have Prevented Medical Mistakes

I came across this tweet yesterday and thought… Wow that’s happened to me! I’m going to write about it… A family member prevented a medical error today by telling her surgical team that the antibiotic they were about to give her was incorrect. They told her it was right. She persisted. They double checked. They...
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Cystic Fibrosis Life Hacks

It’s been awhile since I’ve listed a few “life hacks” I use to make my daily routine with CF a bit easier. I originally wrote about this a long, long time ago… so we’re in need of an update! The solo cup Plastic cups are how I stay organized while I’m doing treatments. I use...
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Darcy’s Blog: Chronic Illness Gift Guide

Darcy takes over the annual gift guide this year! Make sure you select the BOOMER ESIASON FOUNDATION if you’re using Amazon Smile. Amazon will donate a portion of their revenue from each Amazon Smile sale to BEF! Do you have a loved one on your holiday shopping list who has a chronic illness? This gift...
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