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After developing sepsis and coming close to death, this woman is taking life back by the reigns and skydiving to raise awareness 
A mystery illness causes a metro woman to lose part of her arms and legs. But today she's fighting back, and raising awareness for sepsis and quadruple amputees.
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Here are seven tips that can keep you safe during a hospital stay and reduce the risk of hospital-acquired infections 
Spending time in the hospital is scary enough without having to think about your doctor making a mistake or an infection keeping you there longer than expected.
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Hospital CEOs discuss their take on innovative medical practices, such as those they have implemented to reduce sepsis 
CEOs of the Mayo Clinic and Kaiser Permanente talk about the thinking that drives their organizations.
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According to the NIH, the MMR vaccine is proven to be safe as well as these other vaccines that can reduce the likelihood of sepsis 
Study after study has found no link between autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine—or any vaccine for that matter. Yet many parents still refuse or delay vaccin...
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Did you know? Hospital acquired infections cost the U.S. health system more than $10 billion per year. Memorial Health System has proven handwashing reduces HAIs
'Hand hygiene' compliance up to a high of 91% within LMHS, but stubborn holdouts remain
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The CDC is urging young adults to get the meningococcal group B vaccine to reduce the risk of meningitis and septicemia  @Tech Times
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the CDC has voted to include adolescents and young adults, between 16 and 23 years old, in its recommendation for meningococcal group B vaccination.
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Rusty Wagstaff lost both legs and one arm to sepsis. Now he commits his time to raising awareness for sepsis
Sepsis, a bacterial infection that get into the bloodstream, kills more than 258,000 patients each year in the United States. That's more deaths than breast, lung and prostate cancers combined.
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Sepsis prevention can take half the time. How are doctors approaching treatment for the deadly condition? 
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Prostate cancer, breast cancer, and AIDS combined don’t kill as many people per year as sepsis. Survivors are coming forth to promote awareness about the deadly condition 
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Recently get a tattoo? Some tattoo kits in Florida are contaminated with bacteria that may cause sepsis 
Recall issued on Miami, Fl. based company's grey wash tattoo inks due to microbial contamination.
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Do you want to know more about sepsis and the challenges doctors face finding a cure? Check out the Harvard School of Public Health’s podcast to learn more
https://cdn1.sph.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2015/07/Sepsis-Podcast_mixdown-FINAL.mp3. July 2015 – Sepsis kills more than 500000 Americans each year, but in some ways it remains a mystery to both researchers and doctors. Lester Kobzik, professor in the Department of Environmental ...
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Stanford Medicine professors are focusing on precision medicine to detect sepsis before symptoms even begin to show 
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Thermo Fisher presents the About Sepsis Google+ page to raise sepsis awareness through education and information.
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Thermo Fisher presents the About Sepsis Google+ page to raise sepsis awareness through education and information. This page is beneficial to medical professionals, journalists, health and science writers, and the general public who are interested in learning more about sepsis and the importance of early detection and action to improve patient outcomes