Biofilm Documentary Brings Topic to Light

A recently released biofilm documentary from the Arthroplasty Patient Foundation showcases the reality of bacterial biofilms, and the resulting damage that they cause. Why Am I Still Sick? highlights several patient cases and discusses the topic with top leading scientists and medical professionals who give their expert presentation on what they know about microbial colonization inside the body. From chronic and recurring strep throat to the day-to-day regiment of patients managing cystic fibrosis, this biofilm documentary personalizes the experience of enduring chronic bacterial infections.

For those wanting to take a deeper dive and learn more about the science behind bacterial biofilms, Coursera offers an online, non-accredited program you can take and really dive deep into Bacteria and Chronic Infections. Did you watch this documentary, and what did you think about it? Let us know in the comments down below, and as always – Happy Healing!