Sepsis played a direct role in the deaths of 11 million people in 2017?

Sepsis played a direct role in the deaths of 11 million people in 2017, almost twice as many as previously estimated, according to a study published Thursday. Sepsis occurs when a person's organs cease to function properly as the result of an out-of-control immune response to infection. Some 85Source: Sepsis linked to 1-in-5 deaths worldwide: …

The top 10 crises the world 

These are the top 10 countries experiencing—or on the brink of—the worst humanitarian crises in the world, according to the International Rescue Committee. Source: The top 10 crises the world should be watching for 2019 | International Rescue Committee (IRC)