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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 …