He overheard his mother fundraising and surprised her by saying that he knew what she was working for – “Sixty-Five Roses” – which is what he heard when she said, “Cystic Fibrosis”. These names have become synonymous in the CF community.
CF is a fatal genetic disease affecting the lungs and the digestive system, with many people not living past their 30s or 40s. It requires daily maintenance; however, hospitals and treatments are not what define me. I’m still a normal high school kid. I love hanging out with friends, listening to music, dancing, laughing, learning about science, and working on art projects.
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