respiritory therapy, that sounds interesting!
The only jobs I have had are shop work at Mcdonalds and at a sports shop. My biggest obsticle, was getting time off work when sick. It's hard to find an employer who will understand when you need 2 weeks off work every 3 months. For me, my IV's then went up to monthly because I was overstretching myself and not having enough time to recover, so I then needed IV's once a month.
I'm currently doing some research into CF in employment for an English assignment, so I have a couple of source document websites that have some good information about
There's this one:
and this one:
I know the second one is based on UK employment, but it still has some useful information in there.
Hope this helps, and good luck with your course!
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