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Sepsis Alliance & Elara Caring Partner to Improve COVID-19 and Sepsis Outcomes in Home Healthcare Patients

July 1, 2020

Public-private collaboration aimed at providing home healthcare workers with training and education on sepsis   Sepsis Alliance, the nation’s first and leading sepsis organization, and Elara Caring, one of the nation’s largest providers of home-based care, have embarked on …

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Sharing Stories of Trauma Can Help Healing: Faces of Sepsis

In the 9 years since Sepsis Alliance launched its Faces of Sepsis feature, more than 1,200 people have shared their stories of  the trauma of sepsis, surviving sepsis, or losing …

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Visiting the Dentist’s Office During the COVID-19 Pandemic

June 22, 2020

Routine visits to the dentist’s office were put on hold when the offices were closed in mid-March. The COVID-19 pandemic made practicing routine dentistry too dangerous for both staff and …

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Juneteenth: Reflection on Systemic Racism

June 19, 2020

Today is Juneteenth, one of the oldest celebrations, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. As the terrible injustices of recent events have made extremely evident, despite the …

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Morley Medical Pledges Support for Sepsis Coordinator Network

June 16, 2020

Sepsis Alliance announces collaboration with Morley Medical to improve sepsis diagnostics and care.  SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – Sepsis Alliance, the nation’s first and leading sepsis organization, and Morley Medical, an …

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Tests for COVID-19: What’s the Difference Between Them?

June 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic, tests, treatments, and outlook, continue to be front and center in the news, along with other urgent issues taking place across the country. Viral sepsis is the …

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Wearing Masks to Slow COVID-19 Spread and Prevent Sepsis

June 9, 2020

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been many debates about if members of the public should wear face masks. Initially, the World Health Organization (WHO) and health …

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Pandemic-Related Drop in Childhood Vaccinations Concerning

June 5, 2020

Childhood vaccination rates are dropping across the country. This decrease has nothing to do with concerns or beliefs about the vaccinations themselves. Instead, the lower vaccination rate is largely due …

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COVID-19 and Viral Sepsis? We Want to Hear From You

May 28, 2020

For the past few years, Sepsis Alliance has encouraged sepsis survivors and those who lost loved ones to sepsis to submit their stories to our Faces of Sepsis. With the …

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COVID-19, Sepsis, and Cytokine Storms

May 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought new vocabulary to many people. Some of these words and phrases can be confusing without proper explanations. For example, many medically oriented news stories mention …

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Sepsis Alliance Announces Karin Molander, MD, FACEP as First Female Board of Directors Chair

May 6, 2020

Sepsis Alliance, the nation’s first and leading sepsis advocacy organization has announced that Karin Molander, MD, FACEP, has been elected as Chair of the Board of Directors. Dr. Molander is …

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Annual Clean Your Hands Day: Hand Hygiene

May 5, 2020

May 5 is the World Health Organization’s annual Clean Your Hands Day. Hand hygiene was never more important than it is now. For the past several weeks, there have been …

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Going to the Emergency Room During a Pandemic

April 28, 2020

The emergency room is not a place where people plan on spending time. But when a medical emergency occurs, there really is no option, even during a pandemic. The COVID-19 …

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Help Mark World Meningitis Day

April 23, 2020

Meningitis is the inflammation of the membranes (meninges) that cover your brain and spinal cord. It’s caused by either viral, bacterial, or fungal infections. From 40% to 70% of people …

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What Parents Need to Know About COVID-19, Sepsis, and Children: a Conversation with Dr. Elizabeth Alpern

April 21, 2020

In time for Pediatric Sepsis Week, Sepsis Alliance interviewed pediatric emergency medicine physician Elizabeth R. Alpern, MD, to find out what parents and caregivers need to know about how COVID-19 …

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New PSA for Pediatric Sepsis Week

April 20, 2020

Sepsis Alliance Releases PSA to Help Children Learn to Stay Sepsis Safe In observation of Pediatric Sepsis Week, Sepsis Alliance debuts a PSA featuring Bug, an animated ladybug, to help …

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