Boomer Esiason: In search of a breakthrough for my son's cystic fibrosis

Former Bengals quarterback Boomer Esiason is co-chairman of the Boomer Esiason Foundation.

Just over 24 years ago, my son Gunnar was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a debilitating and unrelenting disease for which there is no cure. At the time of his diagnosis, CF was akin to a death sentence – there were no FDA-approved treatments and we could only hope that we might see a cure in time to save Gunnar’s life.

Learn more at