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Jessicha W.
  • Location: South Carolina
  • Age: 30
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Ongoing
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

Welcome to my nightmare. In December 2020, I had surgery on my arm, and I’m assuming the facility, as well as recovery antibiotics, are what began my horrible journey with this plague of an illness.  In February, I began having horrible stomach pains and non-stop watery diarrhea. I went into …

Macayla Peterson
  • Location: Montana
  • Age: 21
  • Gender: F
  • Length: 9 months and still have it
  • Source: Other

Nine months ago my world was turned upside down. I was prescribed an antibiotic for a wisdom tooth procedure. Five days later I woke up to the worst pain of my life. After two days of pure misery crying on my bathroom floor, I went into urgent care. The doctor …

Johanna Namminga
  • Location: Colorado
  • Age: Yes
  • Gender: F
  • Length:
  • Source: Other

I returned home from the hospital after my third fight with C. diff. I have had C. diff three times within a year, each time turning septic and severely endangering my life. Fighting this infection has caused severe lifestyle impairment and stress because of my inability to work or to …

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Scientific Advisory Council member Dr. Daniel Freedberg and our executive director Christian John Lillis were featured on Outbreak News. The duo discussed C. diff infections, C. diff Awareness Month and our “See C. diff” campaign. Watch below.

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