WELCOME TO SACFA

Cystic Fibrosis (CF), is an inherited genetic disease that affects a number of organs in the body, primarily the lungs and pancreas by clogging them with thick and sticky mucus.

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Add to calendarCF Genes Day – All regions
29 May 2019

Add to calendarGolf Day – Gauteng
05 Nov 2019

Add to calendar94.7 Cycle 4 CF – Gauteng
17 Nov 2019

MYSCHOOL

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EVENTS & NEWS

29 May 2019

Let’s make an early start and get the schools and companies to book this event and participate. Let’s create a lot of awareness and raise funds at the same time!!

 

Burden of care in the life of a patient

 A couple of months ago, I did back-of-the-envelope calculations on basic CF stats. Here’s what I asked: In a year, how much time do I spend doing treatments? How many pills do I take? Read more

 

REGISTRY PROJECT

Health professionals are teaming up with the SA cystic Fibrosis Association (SACFA) to establish a registry (or database) of people living with CF in SA. Please ask your doctor or CF clinic at your next checkup about how to sign up to the CF registry if you wish to participate. For more information click here

HELPFUL DOWNLOADS

Finding Out

 

A guide for parents and care-givers of children newly diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis

updated-stampConsensus Document

 

The South African Cystic Fibrosis Consensus Document – Fifth Edition

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