Life Expectancy of CF Children Surpasses Age 50 in UK for 1st Time

Life Expectancy of CF Children Surpasses Age 50 in UK for 1st Time

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Life Expectancy of CF Children Surpasses Age 50 in UK for 1st Time

People with cystic fibrosis (CF) in the U.K. are now living longer, with the life expectancy of children born today surpassing 50 years for the first time, according to a newly published U.K. CF Registry annual data report. The report covered 2020, and the researchers noted: “In this extraordinary year, we saw that people with CF are living longer lives.” One “unequivocal positive” for patient treatment, and potentially for increased life expectancy, was the introduction, late last…

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