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A two-year-old tot from Erskine is proving she is a true fighter after being diagnosed with a life-shortening illness when she was only three weeks old.

Mila Marr was sadly diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis, a genetic condition that sees only half of its sufferers live to celebrate their 40th birthday. The faulty gene slowly destroys the lungs and digestive system and is carried by over two million people in the UK, most of whom have no idea.

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For Mila, her daily routine consists of a cocktail of medication, including antibiotics twice daily and creon granules every time she eats, which helps her to digest her food properly as she is Pancreatic insufficient.

You can read the full article here - http://the-gazette.co.uk/news/14570825.Erskine_s_Team_Mila_raises___20_000_for_Cystic_Fibrosis_charity/

 

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