#NACFC2021 – Trikafta Treatment Helps CF Patients Gain Weight

#NACFC2021 – Trikafta Treatment Helps CF Patients Gain Weight

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#NACFC2021 – Trikafta Treatment Helps CF Patients Gain Weight

Treatment with Trikafta can help people with cystic fibrosis (CF) to put on weight, according to new data from a small clinical trial. These findings indicate that traditional guidelines for CF nutrition — which urge a protein-heavy, calorie-packed diet to counter the malnutrition common among patients with the genetic disease — may need to be updated in light of newly available treatments.   “The universal CF high-calorie, high-fat diet recommendation potentially needs to be revised,” Julianna…

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