November 11, 2019

We live among bacteria. And bacteria live on and within us. In fact, we rely on bacteria for aid in digestion, keeping our skin healthy and our metabolism functioning. But certain bacteria or too much of certain bacteria can cause us grievous harm. Our family learned that the hard way, …

November 4, 2019

Delivered by Christian John Lillis | November 4, 2019 Judy Dexter, aged 70 Donald M, aged 52 Arnie Stone, aged 87 Richard Croke, aged 48 Mary Regina Beerman, aged 85 Edith, aged 92 Josephine, aged 79 Robert H, aged 73 Gail Mimnaugh, aged 64 Joe Tardibuono, aged 51 Peggy Lillis, …

April 17, 2019

On Monday, April 8th Peggy Lillis Foundation convened its fourth annual National C. diff Summit at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC. The Summit welcomed more than 70 participants, including 25 members of PLF’s Advocates Council for a day of learning, discussion and networking. Another 100 people watched the Summit sessions …

January 22, 2019

PLF’s executive director was interviewed by Yitzi Weiner for Thrive Global’s “5 Things I Wish I Knew” “While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state health departments do the best they can, C. diff and other HAIs are likely undercounted. Policymakers should ensure that the public knows …