Archives : Jul-2005

07

Jul

Ashley White, Awaiting a Double Lung Transplant at Duke Medical Center,
Looks Forward to Being Able to “Breathe Again”

Jerry Cahill interviews Ashley White

Ashley White was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 4 months of age.

01

Jul

Lisa White’s Daughter Awaits a Double Lung Transplant at Duke Medical
Center and Her Faith & Family Give Her Strength

Jerry Cahill interviews Lisa White

Lisa’s daughter is awaiting a double lung transplant at Duke Medical
Center in…

06

Jun

Jerry Cahill interviews Amy Purdy

Amy Purdy has been a social worker at Saint Vincent’s CF Center, in New York
City, for over 8 years and “loves helping people?

Amy grew up in Long Island, NY
SUNY Albany undergraduate degree

01

Jun

I just received my new
T-shirt that says “CF Sucks” and it does…
I have been on iv antibiotics for over 4 weeks and still have a lot of
congestion… I am at the point these medications don’t work – WE NEED NEW
DRUGS!!!

24

May

Kristy Denninger Enjoying Life at age 28 with Cystic Fibrosis

Jerry Cahill Interviews Kristy Denninger

Kristy Denninger is 28 years old and has a phenomenal support team of family,
boyfriend, and friends.

Kristy was diagnosed with CF at 3…

09

May

Jerry Cahill interviews Laura Cianci

Laura Cianci has been a Home Infusion Nurse for the past 16 years working with
patients with acute illnesses. Home infusion therapy offers flexibility to both
the patient and the nurse.

Laura has many…

29

Apr

Cystic Fibrosis Podcast Intro (38:05 Minutes)

Jerry Cahill Interviews Michael Marten

About three years ago Michael Marten received a double lung transplant at Duke
University. In this interview Michael discusses his life experiences both pre…

26

Apr

Allergy season is kicking in and I always get a lot more wheezing this time of year.
I have found that doing aerosol treatments of hypertonic saline (3% and 10%) 6 times per day vs. 4 times helps keep my airways a little clearer.

22

Apr

I’m back… I’ve been out of commission for a few days due to developing some growth of Aspergillus fungus in my lungs. The doctors have started me on some medications that have caused some bad reactions like blurred vision, red face, and blisters on…