April 6, 2018
by Kit

Written by Angela Kelly 200 Cases of “Nightmare Bacteria” Found in US Last Year “Nightmare bacteria” with unusual resistance to antibiotics of last resort were found more than 200 times in the US last year in a first-of-its-kind hunt to see how much of a threat these rare cases have …

March 10, 2018

We’re very proud of Ohio Advocate Christina McDuffie who’s recent op-ed was published in the Columbus Dispatch on Friday, March 9, 2018. With C. diff, what don’t know can kill us Imagine being hit by an invisible car. That’s what infection by Clostridium difficile, or C. diff., felt like when …

March 2, 2018
by Kit

Written by Angela Kelly. Most Cost-Effective C. diff Treatments With C. diff costing the US 4.8 billion dollars per year, a new study examining the most cost-effective C. diff treatments has been released. Fidaxomicin (Dificid) was found to be the most cost-effective treatment in first episode CDIs in two out …