Laura Kusisto, a reporter for the Wall Street Journal, recounts her terrifying battle with maternal sepsis in the days after giving birth to her son: “There were so many strange things going on with my body after giving birth that I missed this warning sign…. …The night I was admitted to the hospital, when I […]
As part of our initiative to end deaths from sepsis for new moms and pregnant women, we’ve created a new public service announcement! It includes the information you need to know about maternal sepsis – in under two minutes! We invite you to view and share our PSA here – it could save your life […]
On June 9th, 2021, END SEPSIS, the New York State Department of Health and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) presented a webinar focused on methods used and major findings from the NYSDOH analyses. In addition, speakers from ACOG discussed relevant bundles and recognition and treatment for this population. Visit our NYS Data […]
In 2018, END SEPSIS developed a K-12 educational curriculum to educate young people about sepsis. The curriculum covers infection prevention, the science and symptoms of sepsis and how to advocate for improved public health policies; it is downloadable from the END SEPSIS website and from the AFT’s Share My Lesson platform.
Part of me believes he was otherworldly. A boy so kind, so wonderful, with a heart that cared for others more than I’ve ever witnessed, did not belong in a world so cruel-in a world that did him so wrong. But he loved this world. He loved what this world had to offer. The airplanes […]