Second Opinion: C. Difficile

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:30pm

When the bacteria Clostridium difficile (C.diff) grows out of control in your intestines, you can become very sick with what is commonly known as C. diff.  Lois Joseph shares her painful story of living with C. diff and how she ultimately overcame this horrible illness.

Second Opinion: C. Difficile airs Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

Also in this episode:

Myth or Medicine: Is C. diff only acquired in healthcare settings?
Second Opinion 5:  Five ways to prevent contracting C. diff.