FoxNews.com: Reduce your risk of hospital infections with these 5 simple steps
May 9, 2017
When you go to the hospital, you inevitably increase your risk of contracting certain infections. Exposure to harmful bacteria can lead to illnesses as minor as the common cold to as serious as sepsis, a condition that kills more than 250,000 Americans each year. But that doesn’t mean you can’t reduce your risk of developing sepsis. Indeed, preventing infection is one of the top ways to do so.