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Healthy Living: Extending The Life Of People With Cystic Fibrosis

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Cystic Fibrosis is a hereditary disease that causes thick, sticky mucus to build up in the lungs.   

Just decades ago, children born with CF would live only into their teens.  

Today, the life expectancy has increased to 37.  

In tonight's Healthy Living -- a new miracle drug is expected to have even better results.