Living with Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited chronic disease that primarily affects the lungs and digestive system of about 1,200 children and adults in Ireland. A defective gene and its protein product cause the body to produce unusually thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs and leads to life-threatening lung infections. It also obstructs the pancreas … Continue reading Living with Cystic Fibrosis

4 horrifying facts about sleep paralysis

Sleep paralysis is when you temporarily can't move or speak when waking up or falling asleep, it is not harmful in any way but can be one of the most frightening things to experience. For some, it happens regularly, even nightly. Others may only experience once or twice in their lifetime. Whether you have experienced … Continue reading 4 horrifying facts about sleep paralysis