Monthly Archives: April 2020

27 04, 2020

Ginny Duffy, who beat flesh-eating disease, says thank you to her nurses

2021-01-11T09:59:29+00:00 April 27th, 2020|Awareness|

A heartfelt thank you: Ginny Duffy, who overcame flesh-eating disease, acknowledges her nurses. Ginny Duffy, the long-time basketball official who is still in the midst of recovering from a flesh-eating disease called necrotizing fasciitis, was featured on earlier this week. Duffy, who has refereed games at many different levels -- including high school girls’ [...]

24 04, 2020

Assisting survivors with skin care

2020-04-24T09:00:26+01:00 April 24th, 2020|Charity, Fundraising|

We are forever striving to assist survivors of necrotising (necrotizing) fasciiitis in their rehabilitation. Selection of Body Shop creams Many of you have said that Body Shop creams are working brilliantly for you on your donor sites, skin grafts and other skin changes. We have a selection available for you at a reduced [...]

21 04, 2020

Dad, 34, catches NF in his hand after gardening cut

2021-01-11T09:59:38+00:00 April 21st, 2020|Awareness|

Father-of-two, 34, nearly died after catching rare flesh-eating bug that turned his hand to 'mush' when he cut it while gardening A green-fingered dad revealed he almost lost his hand to a flesh-eating bug he picked up while doing the gardening. Steve Palmer, 34, was left with his flesh eaten away to his tendons - [...]