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KevinMD: C. difficile – a dangerous bug takes hold in communities

In the latest from notable health blog KevinMD, Infectious Disease physician Dr. Larry Kociolek writes about the devastation of C. diff and features the story of our very own advocate, Carol Raye.

“The germs that cause C. difficile infections can live in the body without causing harm until antibiotics throw the microbiome into disarray by eliminating protective microbes and allowing C. difficile to proliferate and cause dangerous symptoms.”

Thank you Carol for sharing your story and KevinMD for helping us promote the mission of building a nationwide C. diff awareness network. You can read the full piece here.


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