Deadly Staph Infections are Still a Danger to the United States

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) calls for increased prevention to protect patients from deadly staph infections from Staphylococcus aureus. Deadly staph infections are still a danger to the United States. Vital Signs Report According to a new Vital Signs report issued March 5, 2019 by the CDC, in 2017 more than 119,000…

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Combined Vitamin C and Steroids may be Breakthrough in Treatment of Sepsis

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 1.7 million Americans contract sepsis every year and about 270,000 of them die from it. Sepsis is the most common cause of death in non-cardiac intensive care units in American hospitals and is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. Sepsis…

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Complex Wound Care

Treating wounds, especially complex and chronic ones, requires expert care and knowledge. Failure to properly treat an open wound can lead to life-threatening emergencies such as sepsis and hospitalization. Sepsis, commonly called blood poisoning, is an infection that gets out of hand and spreads rapidly throughout the body. Sepsis can come on very suddenly, without…

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