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On Sat. June 27, Lisa Davis will be hosting the Annual Jeffrey Davis 5K to promote sepsis awareness after losing her husband 
Sepsis is defined as the body’s reaction to infection.
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This new technology mimicking the human spleen is being used to target and decrease sepsis and other hospital acquired conditions 
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Congratulations to Steven Schiff, neurosurgery professor at Penn State! Major strides made in research to reduce the amount of deaths caused by neonatal sepsis led him to receive the prestigious NIH Pioneer Award 
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After becoming bedridden with sepsis, this teenage girl almost missed her prom…until it came to her 
A Milford teen is currently battling Sepsis, so Children's Hospital hosted a prom she'll never forget.
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Hospitals are failing to spot 'silent killer': Treating sepsis early could save 12,500 lives a year
A group of leading doctors, led by Professor Jonathan Cohen of Brighton and Sussex Medical School, has warned that a radical new approach is needed to the way hospitals detect and treat sepsis.
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Find out how the McLeod Hospital and March of Dimes​ helped this premmie fight a 10% chance of survival after developing sepsis
Florence (WMBF) -More than 8,000 babies are born in South Carolina too soon, with all kinds of health problems but thanks to the level three neo-natal intensive care unit at McLeod Regional Hospita...
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With sepsis becoming more prevalent each year, it’s important to know what to look for to recognize and treat this condition. Here are 10 things you should know to save a sepsis patient’s life
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University of Michigan researchers found that 10 percent of C. diff survivors are readmitted due to sepsis complications within 3 months after discharge 
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In the hospital, septic shock left Jeff Aliff unable to stand. Taking each day a step at a time, he eventually was able to run a mini marathon
An experienced runner who's participated in 10K races, trail races, and the 500 Festival Mini Marathon, Jeff Aliff admits, "Running is hard." Even harder when you've been in a coma.
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Bacterial infections like MRSA kill more people in the United States than emphysema, HIV/AIDS, Parkinson’s, and homicide combined. Now that bacterial strains are mutating and becoming resistant to antibiotics, a new focus is needed to combat these deadly viruses. Obama’s National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria aims to do just that.
New Health Policy Brief: Antibiotic Resistance | The Policy Journal of the Health Sphere
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The Princess Ball grew out of a parents’ desire to create a tribute befitting their princess-loving daughter who died suddenly of sepsis in 2012 
The Princess Ball grew out of Jennifer and Glenn White’s desire to create a tribute befitting their princess-loving daughter who died suddenly in 2012.
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With sepsis being far too commonplace, these women started Step for Sepsis, a walkathon advocating awareness & benefitting sepsis patients
More Americans die each year from Sepsis than breast cancer, lung cancer and prostate cancer, combined.
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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