Caribbean Newspaper Search

Loading

Tuesday, September 14

Friends, Family Grappling with Sandie Brown’s Death from Complications of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever Strain

Tradewinds "Sandie Brown’s death last month shocked family members, friends, co-workers and the Love City community who reeled from the news of the loss of the outgoing and friendly woman.
The 47-year-old St. John resident, who was the director of revenue management at Caneel Bay Resort where she worked for a decade, succumbed to complications from dengue fever on Friday, August 20, in a Florida hospital.
Brown died of complications from a severe strain of the disease, called dengue hemorrhagic fever, which results in internal bleeding and dire low levels of platelets in the blood, according to Schneider Regional Medical Center’s Director of Emergency Medicine Dr. Clayton Wheatly.
Enhanced by Zemanta