Former tennis pro survives sepsis due to meningococcal disease

Former Brisbane tennis professional Isabella Holland walked for 30 minutes, six days after being brought out of an induced coma to deal with horrifying symptoms of meningococcal disease. Read more

Famous deaths raise awareness

Muhammad Ali and Patty Duke’s deaths due to sepsis raise awareness of this killer disease. Read more

Hospital bed

Low awareness in UK

UK report highlights low public awareness of sepsis despite more than 80% of cases arising in the community. Read more

Nurses and patients in a hospital corridor

Sepsis causes or contributes to half of all deaths in hospital

Read more in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Charlie

Charlie

Charlie was the spirit of life, with never ending smiles and giggles and he was the embodiment of absolute joy and happiness in our lives.