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Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF), who may need additional calories to help meet their nutritional needs.
Prep time: 30 minutes
Serving size: 1-1/2 cups
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.
Variations and suggestions: Consider adding chicken or shrimp to this dish to increase protein intake.
These high-calorie recipes are especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF). Kids with CF may need additional calories to meet their nutritional needs. Check out these delicious recipes.
Cystic fibrosis (CF), a genetic disorder that particularly affects the lungs and digestive system, makes kids who have itÂ more vulnerable to repeated lung infections.
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease that causes the body to produce mucus that’s extremely thick and sticky. It mainly affects the lungs and the pancreas, causing serious breathing and digestive problems.
Besides extra calories, kids with cystic fibrosis have some specific nutritional needs. Find out ways to help your child with CF grow healthy and strong.
Spirometry measures how much and how quickly someone breathes in and out. It can help diagnose and monitor diseases that make it hard to breathe.
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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