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A Wonderful Life, Oxygen Tube and All – Scholastic Action

January 26, 2015
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Scholastic Action magazine interviewed Claire about her mission to spread awareness of cystic fibrosis.

A Wonderful Life, Oxygen Tube and All – Scholastic Action

Claire was born with a deadly disease. She’s spent a quarter of her life in the hospital. She is also a smart, funny, regular teenager who says she’s “happier than most people…” Click here to read or download the full article from the February 9, 2015 issue.

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Teen Refuses To Let Cystic Fibrosis Rule Her World – CBS Los Angeles

January 2, 2015
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Redondo Beach Teen Refuses To Let Cystic Fibrosis Rule Her World

Redondo Beach teen Claire Wineland has cystic fibrosis. She’s never let the illness define her or hold her back. In fact, Claire Wineland is helping raise funds for families with children in hospitals — she’s helping them defray living and transportation costs so families can stick closer together… Click here to read the article at LosAngeles.CBSlocal.com or watch the video below.

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Teen with Cystic Fibrosis Keeps a Positive Outlook – People.com

December 3, 2014
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People.com talked to Claire about her recent video “Perks of Going to the Hospital” and living with a chronic illness.

Teen with Cystic Fibrosis Keeps a Positive Outlook with Humorous Video About Hospital ‘Perks’

Claire Wineland acts and looks like a happy and beautiful 17-year-old with a bright future. But she has a challenging road ahead of her.

The Los Angeles high school senior has cystic fibrosis, a life-threatening genetic condition that causes massive fluid buildup in the lungs. For CF patients, every breath can be a struggle, and many don’t live past young adulthood… CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Watch “Perks of Going to the Hospital”