Many of you may be wondering, as I did, "What exactly is Necrotizing Fasciitis?" Here are a few links that we have found to be helpful resources in understanding what Lana has been dealing with as well as the recovery process for victims of necrotizing fasciitis. 

This is a down to earth simple explanation from the National Institutes of Health.

This Fact Sheet from The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation also gives a simple overview of NF.

The Medscape Reference has some in-depth articles that are more clinical in nature. 
*Please note that some of the pictures on this site are of actual cases of NF and as can be quite graphic.