Sepsis is something I have fought multiple times over the last year to eighteen months. Sepsis is life-threatening and more people need to be made aware of its symptoms, so it can be identified and treated early.
Sepsis (blood poisoning) is the immune system’s overreaction to an infection. The immune system normally fights off infection, but Sepsis develops when the immune system attacks the body instead of healing it. If Sepsis is not treated immediately, it can result in organ failure or even death. If you catch the symptoms early enough, it can be treated with strong courses of antibiotics.– Sepsis Trust
Please do not forget that Sepsis can attack anyone, but certain people are more susceptible to it. For example; those with autoimmune diseases, the elderly, terminally/chronically ill and children. Sepsis does not discriminate.
If you or someone you care for feels these symptoms, seek URGENT medical assistance. Remember, it is better to be safe than sorry. Call 999, you are not wasting anyone’s time if you suspect sepsis.
All the above signs, including;