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Every other week publishes a fresh podcast audio show. In each episode a young adult like you talks about their thoughts and experiences living with cystic fibrosis. Get this show delivered to your computer automatically as they are posted by subscribing today.

This Week's Podcast


  • Peachy

    Talking about Peachy the hamster, a stubborn parrot and typical 10-year-old brother.

  • True Friends

    True friends will look past CF even if you’re the new kid at school.

  • My CF Team

    Treatments can put a crimp in Kellie’s social style, but not enough to skip them.

  • Grandma Loves the Jonas Brothers!

    Even her grandma loves the Jonas Brothers as much as she does!

  • Joseph Week 1

    His twin sister doesn’t look at him differently because he has CF.

  • Joseph Week 2

    How his family supports Joseph’s “can-do” attitude.

  • The Cardinal Award

    The Cardinal Award for a passion of sports and hard work both on and off the field.

  • Helping the Cause

    Speaking at The Champion’s Dinner to raise funds for CF research.

  • Amanda, Madison & Mallory Week 1

    Amanda, Madison & Mallory are left at home alone with their brothers and sisters, while their 11-week old baby brother is rushed to the hospital.

  • Amanda, Madison & Mallory Week 2

    The girls didn't realize how tough it would be keeping the household running smoothly.

  • Amanda, Madison & Mallory Week 3

    The family focuses on getting to know Ben all over again after his six weeks in the hospital.

  • Amanda, Madison & Mallory Week 4

    The sisters realize they still have faith even in the toughest situations.

  • Julia Week 1

    Julia talks about how she gives the straight-up truth on CF.

  • Julia Week 2

    From her "pounder" to her pills, how Julia gets it all done.

  • Julia Week 3

    Big biceps, and an even bigger personality!

  • Julia Week 4

    Every little star is a ball of hope that holds a miracle.

  • Jennifer Week 1

    Dash, is one special horse that changed her life.

  • Jennifer Week 2

    Managing an 18-hour a week riding schedule is definitely like a job.

  • Jennifer Week 3

    A rodeo queen roundin' up dollars for CF!

  • Jennifer Week 4

    National Wrangler's Finals Rodeo here she comes!

  • George Week 1

    What it's like for George feeling different from other kids that don't have CF.

  • George Week 2

    Cement bowls and pigskin, George talks about his favorite sports.

  • George Week 3

    A house full of get well letters, how his school made him feel special.

  • George Week 4

    What do a pro-football coach, a masseuse, and a corn-eating contestant have in common?

  • Dan Week 1

    Wearing plaid and doing his meds, these are just a couple of the important things to Dan.

  • Dan Week 2

    Eating as much as he can and he still has a hard time gaining weight.

  • Dan Week 3

    Sound engineer or a star seeker?

  • Dan Week 4

    Rockin' the plaid and the drums to benefit CF research!

  • Tate Week 1

    Tate discusses his first priority in life.

  • Tate Week 2

    A strong person, an always keep your head up person.

  • Tate Week 4

    Gone fishing—with Gran-daddy!

  • Elizabeth Week 1

    Elizabeth feels it's a good idea to talk about CF to people her own age.

  • Elizabeth Week 2

    Sharing Elizabeth's thoughts on fighting that lonely with CF feeling.

  • Elizabeth Week 3

    Moving beyond the parental reminders now that it's time for the adult clinic.

  • Elizabeth Week 4

    Preparing for art school and for when her boyfriend goes active duty in the Army.

  • Gillian Week 1

    Just trying to be a normal busy teenager that happens to have CF.

  • Gillian Week 2

    Getting the guts to explain CF to people can be tough.

  • Gillian Week 3

    Even the youngest sibling can be supportive of CF treatments.

  • Gillian Week 4

    Turning sweet 16 and all the things that come with getting older with CF.

  • Melissa & Michael Week 1

    A brother and sister talk about their very different cases of CF.

  • Melissa & Michael Week 2

    What it means to have a sibling that has CF too.

  • Melissa & Michael Week 3

    How Melissa's lung transplant affected her and her brother.

  • Melissa & Michael Week 4

    Melissa and Michael set their sights on their future career plans.

  • Chaim Week 1

    Loving playing the trumpet and the fact it's good for his health.

  • Chaim Week 2

    Cystic fibrosis was not keeping him from reaching Carnegie Hall!

  • Chaim Week 3

    Dabbling in all things scientific especially engineering.

  • Chaim Week 4

    Conveniences and luxuries, are they really necessities?

  • Britnay Week 1

    Getting diagnosed late makes it tough getting used to having CF.

  • Britnay Week 2

    Grandpa's awareness of an old friend with CF saved Britnay's life.

  • Britnay Week 3

    Focusing on the positive to overcome body image issues associated with malnourishment.

  • Britnay Week 4

    A little boy named Harley sparked her dream for nursing school.

  • Jessie Week 1

    Being a teen can be tough on it's own, and adding CF can complicate things.

  • Jessie Week 2

    A creative writing assignment on diabetes leads to the search for a publisher.

  • Jessie Week 3

    The struggles to gain weight and feel confident about her body at the same time.

  • Jessie Week 4

    Diving in at Discovery Cove, dreams of a future in marine biology.

  • Lauren Week 1

    Lauren will talk about CF, but spare her your pity.

  • Lauren Week 2

    With a dad whom is a history major, and a mom with a love to travel, Lauren got the travel bug and a global perspective on community service.

  • Lauren Week 3

    Breaking the news to her boyfriend that she has CF, but she's wants him to know she's still the same old Lauren.

  • Lauren Week 4

    College and the adult clinic are fast approaching and with so much to do Lauren has to work at balancing it all.

  • Sean Week 1

    Remembering treatments can be a chore, but Sean's just gotta keep on remembering everyday.

  • Sean Week 2

    Big dreams to become a brain surgeon, requires big amounts of dedication.

  • Sean Week 3

    To get the Governor's award for fitness Sean had to kick up the hard work a notch.

  • Sean Week 4

    Having your grandpa as the head karate coach can only strengthen your dedication.