Cystic fibrosis: Physical activity and exercise

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Physical activity and exercise are important parts of what you can do to manage cystic fibrosis (CF). Learn about activities you can do to improve lung function.

Key points

  • Being more active can slow down the decline in lung health, strengthen your heart and muscles, and make you feel better about yourself.
  • You can enjoy a wide range of physical activity. Try to find activities you enjoy.
  • Your cystic fibrosis care team can help.
Last updated: April 10th 2014