20

Feb

Why Do I Do What I Do?

Because I can… I believe in giving back & passing it on. I’ve been given a platform, so I use it to share what I’ve learned and experienced to benefit others. I really like the quote from the movie, The READ MORE

12

Feb

Who Am I?

I’m Delta F508. I’m R117H. I’m a cystic fibrosis patient. I’m post double-lung transplant by 5 years and 10 months.   I am all that and so much more. I am Jerry Cahill: athlete, coach, and friend. I have an READ MORE

24

Oct

Steve C.
Steve C.

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” I’m a husband, father of two, cancer survivor, and I battle CF every day of my life. I was diagnosed with CF at 3 months old and in March 2017 READ MORE

20

Jul

Lauren P.
Lauren P.

“You are your home.” Halfway through my eighth grade year I was at the peak of my distance running career, leading my middle school cross country team and placing first overall in some meets. That’s when the hip pain started READ MORE

13

Apr

Haylee R.
Haylee R.

I believe in my disability. My disability is not a chromosomal defect or a learning curve. My disability is not one that renders me immobile and in need of a wheelchair. My disability is breath taking. Everyday my lungs fill READ MORE

14

Mar

Heather H.
Heather H.

My name is Heather, and I was diagnosed with CF when I was 3-months-old – at a time when doctors did not think I would live to kindergarten. Boy did I prove those doctors wrong. While I have hit some READ MORE

08

Feb

Kristal
Kristal

“We don’t know how strong we are until being strong is the only choice we have.” Hi! My name is Kristal, and I was diagnosed with cystic fibrois when I was only 8-months old. I have always been active in READ MORE

20

May

Desmond H.
Desmond H.

Sports do not build character. They reveal it. – Heywood Broun I have always believed that the more work you put into something the better the results will be. Sports have always been a huge part of my life. I READ MORE

19

May

Anthony R.
Anthony R.

“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” – Michael Jordan I was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis at just a few days old. I have a very mild case and take very good READ MORE

19

May

Chris K.
Chris K.

“To know that even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” Ralph Waldo Emerson I was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at the age of 18 months old. I have been in and out READ MORE