Our K and T Exclusives feature causes that we our passionate about.
Featured in this set is a pair of reins, nylon halter, lead rope, neckrope, and keychain. If you are interested in additional items or don't want all of the items in your set, please order them as invidual items and just put "Cystic Fibrosis Awareness" as your color choice! You do get a deal and save a bit of money if you order it on this listing.
"Cystic Fibrosis" is a progressive, genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and limits the ability to breath over time. Cystic Fibrosis affects the cells that produce mucus, sweat, and digestive juices. These fluids are usually thin and slippery, but with people with cystic fibrosis gene causes the secretions to become thick and sticky. The secretions plug up tubes, ducts and passageways, especially in the lungs and pancreas.
Facts about "CF"
* More than 30,000 people are living with cystic fibrosis.
* Approximately 1,000 new cases of CF are diagnosed each year.
* More than 75 percent of people with CF are diagnosed by the age of two.
* More than half of the CF population is 18 or older.