September 27, 2018

Posted Aug 23, 2018 at 5:00 AM They may be the two most forgotten words in the debate about the Affordable Care Act. “Patient protection” is the term that actually begins the official name of the landmark law, often called Obamacare. The law remains in the crosshairs of partisan efforts to repeal it. This month …

June 4, 2018

Our executive director Christian John Lillis and advocate Nancy Oliver published an op-ed in the Akron Beacon Journal. Get ready to fight the menace of superbugs Superbug infections pose a significant threat to the well-being of Ohioans, young and old. These are infections that have become resistant to many antibiotics …

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 …

September 19, 2017

We’re delighted that PLF Advocates Council member, Rich Dexter and his father Charles, were featured on NBC Washington’s recent report, “Beware of Catching Infections at Hospitals.” Rich’s mother, Judy, died from a C. diff infection she acquired during treatment for a lung infection. The piece ran in mid-September and you can …