This guide aims to provide information about all aspects of Cystic Fibrosis (CF) and its implications at school, while recognising that every child with CF is different and there are different degrees of CF severity and symptoms associated with the condition,
So what do people with Cystic Fibrosis and their families need to take into consideration when planning a short or extended vacation? CF Ireland has outlined a few important things to keep in mind when planning a trip away.
From what documents you should bring, to what you need to prepare for travelling with medications and medical devices/appliances, this document should help get you on the right track for your trip.
It is vital for people with CF to get adequate travel insurance before taking a trip abroad. Failure to do so could result in high costs being incurred should medical treatment be required while away.
This information sheet outlines some of the travel insurance options available if planning a trip abroad.
The CF Advocates support people with Cystic Fibrosis and their families in whatever way they can. Whether you need advice on your rights and entitlements, are looking for practical information about living with CF, or just need a chat, they are there to help.