Blog 2017-12-28T14:15:37+00:00

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Alice’s story – Guest blog from Irwin Mitchell

December 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Group B strep is the most common cause of infection in newborns in Britain. Harmless to the estimated one in four women who carry the bacterium, it can be fatal for babies if it [...]

Group B Strep Awareness Month is over for another year ….

July 31st, 2017|0 Comments

but there's still much to be done. Here are some Quick facts about group B Strep: Group B Strep is a common bacterium, carried normally by around 25% of men and women, usually [...]

GUEST BLOG: Katy Cossham – the personal impact of group B Strep

July 28th, 2017|0 Comments

  Prior to the birth of my third baby I had never heard of Strep B. I like to read, listen to the radio, keep up with the news, am married to a doctor, [...]

July is Group B Strep Awareness Month

June 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Group B Strep is the most common cause of life-threatening infection in newborn babies in the UK, and the most common cause of meningitis in babies under age 3 months[1]. And the number [...]