Breathe In Ep. #18 – Coughing in Public

The CF cough. It’s very distinct, it’s very violent and it certainly sounds a little gross. The trio takes a question from a listener, who asks how they deal with the CF cough in public. Coughing in public is a bit of a faux pas, especially during cold and flu season (for anyone), so Gunnar...
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Breathe In Ep. #16 – Working, Disability and Healthcare

The trio discusses their different working lifestyles. In response to the changes in her health, Lea has had to find a balance between working full and part time, while also considering her healthcare options from forgoing full time employment. Tiffany, since transplant, has been on disability, and while she mentions that it’s not exactly where...
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Breathe In Ep. #15 – Social Situations and Peer Pressure

Tiffany talks about living up to Gunnar’s challenge and goes ice skating with her boyfriend. The trio then takes a question from a listener about alcohol and how it may interact with their lives. They discuss peer pressure, managing their health and ultimately how their drinking habits have changed over time. Tiffany notes that she’s...
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Breathe In Ep. #14 – The Clinic

Tiffany talks about knocking an item off her bucket list as well as her annual transplant appointment, specifically a bronchoscopy from earlier in the week. The trio then discuss the differences between CF clinic visits and Tiffany’s transplant visits as well as the vast differences that exist between all CF clinics around the country –...
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Breathe In Ep. #13 – CF in The Winter, Good or Bad?

Breathe In is back after the Christmas break! The trio talks about Tiffany’s first holiday season home from transplant… something she hasn’t quite grasped yet. The conversation moves into precautions the three take during cold and flu season, and Gunnar’s love of the winter. Gunnar has long been on team winter, over summer…and works to...
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