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June 18, 2017, 8:23 am
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Lovely sentiment ❤️

Whatever you are doing today, we hope you can share this special day with loved ones.

June 13, 2017, 1:27 pm
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Please support GBSS - they do wonderful work!

Make sure you get your GBSS pin badge in time for July's Group B Strep Awareness Month, wear with pride and help raise vital awareness.

June 9, 2017, 8:26 pm
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To find out your group B Strep carriage status, you have to test each pregnancy - carrying or not carrying in one pregnancy is not a good predictor of carriage in the next.

Why guess when you can ... See more

May 22, 2017, 2:09 pm
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Great advice from

Home testing for group B Strep carriage? UK guidelines say swabs taken for testing for group B Strep carriage should get to the laboratory for processing as soon as possible. Ideally, this should be ... See more

May 12, 2017, 4:04 pm
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Most group B Strep infections in newborn babies can be prevented by giving IV Penicillin in labour to women who carry the bacteria.

#WhyGuess #GBSaware

Please share to help ... See more

May 2, 2017, 5:58 pm
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Can you help our friends at GBSS?

Calling all local volunteers!!! We need your help. If you have a spare few hours within the next 2 weeks between 9.30am and 3pm and would like to help us get ready for conference please contact as at ... See more

April 27, 2017, 11:07 am
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Wow! Fantastic awareness raising by GBSS supporter Kay Griffiths in memory of her daughter Pippa.
She is SO right.... Why Guess? - please test....

Fantastic to see Kay Griffiths supporting our Why Guess campaign in memory of her daughter Pippa....

April 24, 2017, 10:28 pm
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Help raise money for GBSS and get fit at the same time!

Inspired by the London Marathon but looking for a shorter distance? Then London’s next run maybe for you.

Sign up to run through the heart of London in the British 10k on the 9th July for Group B ... See more

April 24, 2017, 10:59 am

We've been busy doing a number of updates to our website over the weekend. So it is now even quicker and easier to order your FREE Group B Strep Testing kit!

April 21, 2017, 6:51 pm
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"Give pregnant women routine test for deadly bug, says experts: Call to check for B Strep bacteria ..."

Great article in today's Mail, highlighting the important work done at Northwick Park ... See more

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