Pickering, Ont. mother living with cystic fibrosis approved for miracle drug: ‘I’m in shock’

Article Link: https://globalnews.ca/news/6459308/pickering-mother-approved-miracle-cf-drug/

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

A Pickering, Ont. mother fighting cystic fibrosis has received her late Christmas wish. Stephanie Stavros is the first person in Canada to be approved for compassionate care for Trikafta. Global News was there the first time she took it. “Are you shaking?” Stavros asked her husband, Jim, as she prepared to take the treatment for the first time. “Yeah, a little bit,” he replied