Typically they remained in hospital for 26 days, compared with five days for patients without C diff.
In August, she revealed one of her relatives had died from C diff.
Friends of the Festival packages are now available for the ninth edition of DIFF.
It's clear we can never fully eradicate infections such as MRSA and C diff.
DIFF is held in association with Dubai Studio City, Dubai Duty Free, Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai Pearl, Emirates and Madinat Jumeirah (the home of the Dubai International Film Festival) are the principal sponsors of DIFF.
DIFF pioneered the concept of the co-production market in the Arab world with Dubai Film Connection, which has showcased 46 projects in the past three years 10 of which have been completed with a further 9 in production," Abdulhamid Juma, chairman of DIFF.
Dubai Duty Free, Dubai Pearl, Emirates Airline and Madinat Jumeirah are the principal sponsors of DIFF.