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C. DIFF STORIES
Melissa
  • Location: Florida
  • Age: 44 at the time
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Several Months
  • Source: Other

About seven years ago I started having severe abdominal cramps and diarrhea multiple times a day. At first, I didn’t think much of it, because I had always had a sensitive stomach (nothing diagnosed) and I was under a lot of stress at the time. Things continued to get worse. …

Karla Williams
  • Location: Texas
  • Age: Yes
  • Gender: F
  • Length: 2 years to present
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

I was admitted to the hospital in August 2018 for 4 days. I was given some food that didn’t agree with me and I immediately had diarrhea within 5 minutes and I have been suffering from it ever since. I found out shortly after that I was diagnosed with a …

John Morgan
  • Location: Washington
  • Age: 64
  • Gender: M
  • Length: 17 months
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

(As told by his wife, Babette) Here is the story about my husband, John Morgan. On April 30th, 2011 only 14 days following his lung transplant my husband’s body started to shut down because of C. difficile colitis. This condition develops when bad bacteria living in your body overwhelmingly kills …

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