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I have been diagnosed with C Diff. After nearly two

I have been diagnosed with C Diff. After nearly two and a half months of severe diarea Doctors put me on Vancomyacine. It did not work. We consulted carefully and decided to have a fecal transplant. That was 10 days ago and I have improved greatly, but still have a ways to go. I am no longer on any anti biotic, but am on an almost impossible Glutin free, Dairy free diet. I need a positive boost bad. Can I drink a glass of red wine each evening without setting every thing back again. Thank You very much Don
Mon, 5 Nov 2018
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