Many With Cystic Fibrosis Living Longer

When he was just a few days old, Kevin Przybyl of Orlando, Fla., was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF), a fatal genetic disease that mainly affects the lungs. His doctor told his parents he was not likely to live to age 13. That was 30 years ago. "[In elementary school], my teachers asked me what I wanted to be when I grow up," said Przybyl. "I said firefighter, and they said 'No.'" Since then, Przybyl has graduated high school, become a certified paramedic, worked as a fire dispatcher,...Full Story
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