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Jury Announces Winners of the Global Sepsis Awards 2016 / Thu, 12 May 2016

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Prof. Jörg Hacker, President, German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, Germany
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Jury Announces Winners of the Global Sepsis Awards 2016
The GSA rewards outstanding efforts in the fight against sepsis
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Over the past year we've been collecting the questions we receive most frequently about sepsis. Please share this information with your friends and family. Don’t see your question on the list? Get in touch with us, and we’ll do our best to help.
Amelie*, mother, survived sepsis at the age of 35
Our third son was born in May 2009. Two weeks after giving birth, I collapsed with a seizure.
Sepsis Facts
Sepsis is common and often deadly. It remains the primary cause of death from infection, despite advances in modern medicine like vaccines, antibiotics, and intensive care.
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3638 organizations and hospitals support the
World Sepsis Day.

Sepsis is always caused by an infection, most often by bacteria, sometimes by fungi or protozoa (like malaria). That means that preventing infection is one of the best ways to prevent sepsis.
Amelie*, mother, survived sepsis at the age of 35
Our third son was born in May 2009. Two weeks after giving birth, I collapsed with a seizure.
Sepsis Facts
Sepsis is common and often deadly. It remains the primary cause of death from infection, despite advances in modern medicine like vaccines, antibiotics, and intensive care.
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