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Frankie Reed
  • Location: Nevada
  • Age: 63
  • Gender: M
  • Length:
  • Source: Other

C. diff is one nasty disease! I found this out recently when I couldn’t get rid of the runs. I’ve never heard of C. diff before. And to find out that it’s deadly, wow! And I have ALS. More needs to be said about how you catch C. diff.  

Helene F
  • Location: New York
  • Age: 73
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Ongoing
  • Source: Other

I am 73. I  had COVID last November (2020). I got what I later learned was C. diff a few weeks after getting my second COVID vaccine in March 2021.  I really didn’t know or understand what was happening to me. I made several visits to emergency rooms for stomach …

Shaylene
  • Location: International
  • Age: 40
  • Gender: F
  • Length:
  • Source: Other

In 2008 I had a tattoo done. About three days later I started to notice an infection beginning in the tattoo. My arm was swollen and hot, pus and ink weeping from the tattoo…I knew that I needed to see a doctor. I headed to the local ER and waited …

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2021 C. diff Lobby Day Raises Awareness, Pushes for Solutions

Peggy Lillis Foundation for C. diff Education & Advocacy convened the third annual C. diff Lobby Day on April 21, 2021. The date had special resonance for our community being the 11th anniversary of our namesake’s death. 27 volunteers from PLF’s Board, Advocates Council and Scientific Advisory Council met with …

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