CF Patients Cite Barriers to Physical Activity

CF Patients Cite Barriers to Physical Activity

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CF Patients Cite Barriers to Physical Activity

People with cystic fibrosis (CF) experience many barriers that limit their participation in physical activity, ranging from a lack of energy to low motivation to self-consciousness, a recent study highlights. A “tentative but important finding” from the study is that people with CF generally prefer at-home exercise over going to a gym, according to researchers. The study, “Factors influencing physical activity in adults with cystic fibrosis,” was published in the journal BMC Pulmonary Medicine. Physical…

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