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Christina & Pearl
Length: Seven months
Source: Community Acquired
It was supposed to be the happiest time of my life. I had a great job and was engaged to be married. My fiancé and I were giddily planning our wedding, and all of life’s adventures stood before us. I nervously sat in the dentist’s chair for a root canal …
In Loving Memory of Joseph V. Tardibuono June 27th, 1965 – January 10th, 2017 Written by his sister, Nancy. Prior to December 14th, 2016 our family had never heard of Clostridium difficile (commonly known as C. diff). It is now part of our everyday thoughts as we mourn our son/brother’s …
My brother passed away from chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). Several times when he was in the hospital for pneumonia, he was placed on intravenous antibiotics and sometimes ended up with C. diff. I had no idea about C. diff until he started contracting it. Last June (2016), I had a diverticulitis …