Also known as blood poisoning, Dr Chris offered his advice on what symptoms of the condition you should look out for.
The TV doctor, who has contracted sepsis himself in the past, said it’s “crucial” you spot symptoms quickly.
The signs to look out for can be remembered using the acronym SEPSIS.
S – slurred speech and confusion
E – extreme pain in the muscles or joints
P – passing no urine in a day
S – severe breathlessness
I – “It feels like I’m going to die”
S – Skin that is mottled of discoloured