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April 28, 2019, 10:39 am
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Good luck today to all the lovely people running for 😀

Looking forward to cheering on the #TeamGBSS runners in today's Virgin #LondonMarathon - we're just after mile 13 opposite Tower Bridge Business Centre. Fabulous folk, raising vital funds for the ... See more

April 21, 2019, 3:15 pm
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Of course we only supply the Gold Standard ECM Test. Get yours free at

Not all tests for group B Strep carriage are recommended - the 'gold standard' is the ECM (enriched culture medium) test.

#GBSaware #groupBStrep ... See more

April 21, 2019, 10:40 am
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Get yours at

Mum told us, "I asked for a group B Strep test but was convinced by two midwives I did not need it, that it was so rare it wouldn't happen.

Well it did.

I now raise awareness to other pregnant ... See more

April 18, 2019, 6:37 pm
Group B Strep (GBS) Testing Kit

Just a little reminder! Due to the Bank Holiday kits ordered from now (Thursday pm) won’t be dispatched until Tuesday.

Making FREE Group B Strep (GBS) Kits available to Pregnant Women in the UK.

April 17, 2019, 8:43 am
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Why can’t we screen as well...?

The US screen pregnant women for group B Strep. The UK rate of GBS infection is more than 2 times that of the US.
US Mum, Maria shares her support for the introduction of a GBS screening program in ... See more

April 15, 2019, 8:35 am
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

If Mum is carrying group B Strep, IV antibiotics at the start of labour or waters breaking, massively reduces the risk of baby developing GBS infection.
#GBSAware #groupBStrep

April 10, 2019, 2:25 pm
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Order a free awareness pack from Group B Strep Support (GBSS)...

Order a FREE GBS Awareness Pack for your local GP surgery, Pharmacy, Office, School or Nursery #GBSAware

April 5, 2019, 9:56 am
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Giving intravenous antibiotics during labour to women who are known to carry group B Strep has been shown to reduce the chance of the baby developing GBS infection by 80%.

#GBSaware #groupBStrep ... See more

April 3, 2019, 11:38 am

Lovely message from a mum-to-be this morning... 😀
I got the result through as negative so it gives me some peace of mind. But thanks for all you do! I wouldn’t have known it in layman’s terms ... See more

April 3, 2019, 9:22 am
Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

Please share - you really could save a life...

Knowing the signs of group B Strep infection can save babies' lives. Like & Share #GBSaware #SavingBabiesLives

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