Our stories come from a wide range of ages, locations, and other factors.
Location: New York
In May of 2019 after receiving the incredible news of being in remission of stage four cancer, I began having severe diarrhea. I already had IBS-D and initially wasn’t concerned. I contacted my GI who decided to do a stool test. I had never heard of C. diff before. My …
I got C.diff following an emergency room visit for a salivary stone, where Clindamycin was prescribed. The stone resolved itself, but now I have been fighting C.diff for nine months. I missed being present for my mother’s final illness and death, as I could not visit her in the hospital …
Approximately three years ago I was diagnosed with C. diff. I had not been on any antibiotics but had taken Omeprazole for several years and was tapering off of it, which is when I started to have issues. I believe it was the Omeprazole that caused my C. diff. The …