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Angela & Family
  • Location: California
  • Age: 31
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Six months
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

In September 2016, we had recently gone from a family of four to a family of five, welcoming a baby boy six months earlier. We had spent the summer at the beach near our home in Orange County, California, with our oldest son (age six), our daughter (age three), and …

Jodi
  • Location: International
  • Age: 29
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Nine years
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

I live in the United Kingdom (UK). My C. diff battle started in 2009 at the age of 29, just weeks after the birth of my daughter. I required a course of antibiotics and a hospital stay of five days following the birth of my daughter due to a retained …

Edith
  • Location: New York
  • Age: 92
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Four Months
  • Source: Long-term Care Facility-acquired

as told by her daughter, Lucy In late February 2017, my 92 year old mom was hospitalized for UTI induced delirium. She was treated for seven days with Cipro. Upon discharge, it was recommended she utilize her Medicare benefits and transfer to rehab for some physical therapy for strengthening. Two-and-a-half …