Stories tagged: sepsis
Thu., March 31, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Patty Duke’s death from sepsis brings attention to little-known condition
The decision of Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke’s family to describe her cause of death as sepsis is helping bring national attention to the life-threatening, but little known condition, health advocates …
Thu., June 28, 2012
Spokane appears to have cluster of sepsis patients
Hospitals are struggling to stop a killer. Sepsis, the body’s last resort against infection, is commonly referred to as blood poisoning as the body overreacts to an infection in ways …