Monthly Archives: June 2019

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6 06, 2019

Pete’s Sunday Club Ride fundraiser

2019-06-06T13:56:59+00:00 June 6th, 2019|Awareness, Event, Fundraising|

After losing his sister 6 years ago to necrotising fasciitis, Pete and 4 friends are cycling from St Ives Cornwall to St Ives Cambs over 4 days August 9th - 12th, as a way of paying tribute and spreading awareness and contributing to The Lee Spark Foundation. Pete explains "from admittance at hospital on the [...]

3 06, 2019

One in six sepsis patients die within a year after leaving hospital

2019-06-03T09:47:38+00:00 June 3rd, 2019|Awareness, Latest News|

One in six sepsis patients die within a year of leaving hospital, a study has found, prompting calls for better post-infection care. The first research to analyse long-term outcomes also found that a further six to eight per cent of sepsis patients who recover from the condition die each year over the following five years. Sepsis is [...]