This month we will be supporting your learning and development about Group B Strep with the support of the fantastic folks at Group B Strep Support.
The questions that you were all asking about Group B Strep throughout June are now with the GBSS medical panel and we will report back with their replies during our GBS awareness month here on SMNET.
Look out for the fantastic Jane Plumb MBE founder of GBSS on 31st July 7-8pm ~ she will be here LIVE on SMNET taking your questions and talking about Group B Strep.
Here's some food for thought..... 40% of early onset group B Strep infection in babies has no recognised risk factors, although the mothers will unknowingly be carriers.......
Discover facts like these here on SMNET this month ~ why not follow GBSS on Facebook and GBSS on Twitter to ensure you are kept up to date all year round. Take a look at the GBSS dedicated information resources for Health Professionals too here.
Keen to learn more? Download FREE information materials from GBSS here.
Keep an eye out for SMNET's COTW this month to........
Have you seen the petition about offering routine testing for Group B Strep? Take a look here.
Thanks to Jane and the team at GBSS for supporting our members learning.
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