Sepsis death in The Archers all too familiar, says charity

Sepsis death in The Archers all too familiar, says charity
 

The death of a young mother from sepsis in BBC radio drama The Archers on Friday has prompted an outpouring of shock and sympathy.
The character of Nic Grundy developed sepsis, or blood poisoning, after accidentally cutting her arm on a rusty nail and died only days later.
She leaves behind a husband and three children (plus a stepson) in the long-running radio soap.
The charity UK Sepsis Trust worked with scriptwriters in the weeks leading up to Nic's death, saying her story was "all too familiar".
"Thousands of real people in the UK develop sepsis in exactly the same way... read more

 
26 February 2018 in Health, Views: 35
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