Guilt ridden CF mom

Guilt ridden CF mom

Click The day my twins were born, something else was born too. It is a different kind of love. It is deeper, and it feels different. It is as if my heart is running outside my chest. Nobody could ever prepare me for how much motherhood will change me. But with that,...

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Guilt ridden CF mom

Skuldgevoelens ry jou bloots – CF ma se perspektief

Die dag toe my tweeling gebore was, was die dag wat ‘n nuwe vlak, vorm en diepte van liefde ook gebore was. Niemand het my voorberei hoe baie moederskap my sal verander nie. Daarmee saam het nog ‘n gevoel gekom… skuldgevoelens oor amper alles. Dis...

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My CF journey – Clare Emms

My CF journey – Clare Emms

Over the last few years, so much has happened in the CF world and so much has happened in my own life. Dean and I, who met in High School, got married at the end of 2012 on the 31 December and we celebrated our wedding while seeing in the New Year with all our closest...

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Being a mom of a CF

Our baby boy Tinus was having a hard time breathing, but doctors kept telling me he had a couple of creche viruses – even after I told them that he isn’t even IN a creche! I just assumed he unfortunately inherited asthma from his daddy. Today I really wish that he...

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Living with a child with CF (Layla-Rose)

Having been asked to write about this was a difficult thing to know where to start so let me start at the beginning. Every mom and parent dreams of a perfect happy little baby and see a bright happy future with them. Initially when you hear those word 'cystic...

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Personal story by Alice Vogt

Personal story by Alice Vogt

Alice Vogt (previously Vosloo) update – 10 years later I submitted my story to this website 10 years ago (see below), 10 months after my first bi-lateral lung transplant. The past decade has been absolutely brilliant, full of new things, sometimes scary and uncertain…...

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