Feces fight off deadly infection!

Published On: Nov 26 2012 05:48:29 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 26 2012 05:55:13 PM CST

In a fecal transplant, stool from a healthy donor is emulsified, usually mixed with saline or water, and transferred via a nasal tube or enema to the gut of a seriously ill C. diff patient where the healthy fecal bacteria can help to restore balance to the patients’ bowels.