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Should people with cystic fibrosis (CF) exercise?

Exercise is important for people with cystic fibrosis (CF). Medicine can help, but keeping active and doing regular exercise is important too. Physical activity helps to keep bones and muscles strong, and also helps to clear the lungs of mucus.

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