Robert Friend, One of the Last Tuskegee Airmen, Dies At 99
… these chemicals is out of balance, triggering changes that can damage multiple organ systems.
If sepsis progresses to septic shock, blood pressure drops dramatically. This may lead to death.
Sepsis is caused by infection and can happen to anyone. Sepsis is most common and most dangerous in:
– Older adults
– Pregnant women
– Children younger than 1
– People who have chronic conditions, such as diabetes, kidney or lung disease, or cancer
– People who have weakened immune systems
A public memorial service for Friend is being planned for Fourth of July weekend. He will be missed!