Steve Doyle of the Huntsville Times does a great job of giving life to how horrible an E. coli O157:H7 illness can truly be.

Weeks in hospital ‘blur’ after E. coli hit

I urge everyone to read the full article linked above. Some of the points that hit me hardest:

  • It began with lunch – Lassiter’s rough time began innocently enough: On June 29, a Friday, she had the chicken fajita wrap combo for lunch at Little Rosie’s Mexican Taqueria on Whitesburg Drive.