A lifetime with CF (gallery)

Rob Dixon has lived his whole life with cystic fibrosis, a life lengthened and enhanced by years of medical advances.

 

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1990, on holiday in Plymouth, age 2

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1992, at home in Bromley, age 4

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Feb 1996, skiing holiday in Hochzillertal, Austria, age 8

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May 1998, playing lead role of Tlaloc in musical play 'Silver and Pearls' at primary school, age 10

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July 1999, at primary school, Bromley, age 11

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June 2004, carrying the Olympic Torch in London, age 16

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Oct 2006, Matriculation in Oxford, age 18

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2010, writer Penny Sarchet (second from left) with Rob (fifth) at a ball at Wadham College, University of Oxford 

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Nov 2010, Graduation in Oxford with mum, age 22

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