Tag: fibrosis

ITV This Morning: Holmes begs for life-changing cystic fibrosis drug to be free on NHS
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ITV This Morning: Holmes begs for life-changing cystic fibrosis drug to be free on NHS

amedpost- July 18, 2019

Eamonn Holmes, 59, and Ruth Langsford, 59, were joined by Call The Midwife star Jenny Agutter, 66, to discuss the revolutionary drug to treat cystic ... Read More

Cystic Fibrosis drugs scandal: Hope as NHS tables new offer for life-changing drug

Cystic Fibrosis drugs scandal: Hope as NHS tables new offer for life-changing drug

amedpost- May 24, 2019

Over to you Vertex... Alison Dillon and firm boss Jeff Leiden (Image: Wendy Maeda/The Boston Globe/ Getty Images)Families have pleaded with all sides to end ... Read More

Irish couple face deportation after son’s cystic fibrosis drugs are deemed a burden on the taxpayer 
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Irish couple face deportation after son’s cystic fibrosis drugs are deemed a burden on the taxpayer 

amedpost- May 23, 2019

An Irish couple who have lived in Australia for almost a decade are due to be deported in the coming weeks because of the cost ... Read More

Cystic fibrosis scandal: Little Eve makes 65 roses in plea for life-saving drugs

Cystic fibrosis scandal: Little Eve makes 65 roses in plea for life-saving drugs

amedpost- May 16, 2019

A year ago today, Mrs May told MPs she wanted a "speedy resolution" to a drugs deal between US firm Vertex, which makes Orkambi, and ... Read More

Cystic fibrosis scandal: Little Eve makes 65 roses in plea for life-saving drugs

Cystic fibrosis scandal: Little Eve makes 65 roses in plea for life-saving drugs

amedpost- May 16, 2019

A year ago today, Mrs May told MPs she wanted a "speedy resolution" to a drugs deal between US firm Vertex, which makes Orkambi, and ... Read More

Pulmonary Fibrosis: Lung disease kills 6,000 people a year and many GPs are unaware of it

Pulmonary Fibrosis: Lung disease kills 6,000 people a year and many GPs are unaware of it

amedpost- April 30, 2019

When Clare Beckett was finally given the diagnosis of her terminal lung disease it came almost as a relief. Of course, it was a devastating ... Read More

Cystic Fibrosis movie on lovers who must stay Five Feet Apart sparks debate

Cystic Fibrosis movie on lovers who must stay Five Feet Apart sparks debate

amedpost- March 24, 2019

Five Feet Apart, a coming-of-age romance released in cinemas on Tuesday, tells the story of a couple with CF in the US who fall in ... Read More