Gross Polowy is hosting an event to help Strike Out Cystic Fibrosis! Review the attached flyer for details. Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and progressively limits the ability to breathe.
- In the United States about 30,000 people are living with cystic fibrosis (70,000 worldwide).
- Approximately 1,000 new cases of CF are diagnosed each year.
- More than 75 percent of people with CF are diagnosed by age 2.
- Nearly half of the CF population is age 18 or older.
Contact Human Resources at 716-204-1798 for more information.