9 weeks GBS
Lisaday3 days ago
I'm 9 weeks pregnant and my urine shows I have Gbs, I had a group b strep infection a few months before I fell pregnant but thought this ...
strep B on c-section scar
-virginiah14 days ago
Hello,I had a c-section 2 weeks a go.It got infected and was confirmed its strep b.iv been given antibiotics but nothing has been done to my...
Xjennsxa month ago
My son was born at 32 weeks after a number of preterm labours being stopped. It was found then i tested positive for group strep b. My follo...
Gbs help needed
Sarah188a month ago
hi guys my 3 weeks old baby boy contractes gbs and spent 9 days in ICU...he then spent 6 weeks on the ward on antibiotic treatment...he has ...
15 weeks GBS postive
nejonhnson2 months ago
Hi there, went in last week because I felt like I had a UTI so they gave me microbeds and said they'd send my urine for a culture. Then they...
Raspberry Leaf tea
rlg092 months ago
Hi i have been taking raspberry leaf tea tablets from Holland and Barrett since 35 weeks what are you opinions on taking these. Have they wo...
Concerns about gbs and labor
deekz2 months ago
Question: I was tested positive for GBS in April last year. Was treated. Now pregnant was scheduled to do another test at 32 weeks. What ...
Healthy happy baby!
Currylover3 months ago
Just wanted to write a post to reassure ladies who may have received a positive test for GBS. I tested positive and of course was really wor...
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How long ?
rlg093 months ago
I am 34 weeks pregnant and have been doing a lot of research into Strep B after it has been on the news.
How long does it take to get the...
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Not being offered IV antibiotics for positive test????
Orangepie13 months ago
I am quite concerned and really want a birth plan in place as soon as possible. I have an appointment on Monday where they say I should b...
GBS which led to early labour
Mcadasi4 months ago
Hi all, not to annoy people but has anyone had the experience where strep b had infected an unborn baby and led to early labour?
I received ...
February20175 months ago
I'm new here and just been informed I have GBS. I am 30 weeks. Trying to do as much research as I can. Gutted as I can't use the birthing ce...
nikki12126 months ago
Hi im new to all this and need some advise please, my daughter gave birth on tuesday morning after a long labour with a raised temp and rais...
amylouisexx7 months ago
hi everyone I'm just woundering could anyone help me out. I had strep b on my first child... how high are the chances that I wont on my seco...
GBS in first pregnancy advice please
jofish7 months ago
I'm pregnant with my second baby, currently 18 weeks. I tested positive for GBS after my waters broke early (after 37 weeks, but 3 days bef...
Advice for c section with history
LouiseM467 months ago
Hi my last baby was infected with strep b, thankfully fully recovered. I'm now on my 3rd pregnancy. 38 weeks 4 days at the moment. Private t...
GBS in first pregnancy
MancMrsHolmes8 months ago
I found out that I was a GBS carrier in my first pregnancy after my baby had early onset infection and had to be treated in NICU. I'm now 36...
Risk of GBS infecting baby prior to birth?
Currylover9 months ago
Thanks to recent publicity on fbook I noticed the conversation about GBS and questioned my midwife about it. She agreed to test me and a wee...
Late on set strep B
Emily6010 months ago
Hello, I would really like some advice regarding risks of late on set strep b. I am pregnant and tested positive for strep b. My midwife has...
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How did this happen?!?
Mountainblu08a year ago
I was tested for GBS at 35 weeks and it came back positive. My doctors explained that I would recieve antibiotics once I went into labor to ...
jadey11a year ago
Hi just looking for some advice. I got a phone call today from the hospital telling me i have strep B after getting some swabs done due to b...
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Peaches02a year ago
If the doctor say your 9w2d are u really that or they add weeks?
LMP was Nov 19th....next period due Dec 17 with a 28day cycle.......sex unpr...
After effects of GBS?
FayeBee2 years ago
Just wondering if anyone can give me some advice on what the after effects are from GBS... I have a 17 month old little boy, who unfortunate...
1 Day National Conference: Prevention of Group B Strep Infection in Neonates - 3 November 2015; London
GBSSadmin2 years ago
Group B Strep is the leading cause of neonatal septicaemia, pneumonia and meningitis in the UK.
This one day conference will bring together t...
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NHS: Provide tests for Group B Strep to prevent any more avoidable deaths of newborn babies
"My partner Scott and I should have been sharing our son Edward Gili’s first birthday last month. But instead of having that exciting first ...
Group B Strep
Woodd2 years ago
HI my child is 4 years old when she was born she was infected BT group B Strep. she was very poorly and was in hospital for 2 weeks. I don't...
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Group B Strep petition
Please sign & share this important new petition:
It's calling for every pregnant woman to be:
- Offered information about group ...
July is...Group B Strep Awareness Month
The month’s main goal is to generate even more healthy baby success stories. We adore hearing accounts of what we consider to be ideal; ...
Word of Mum
Thanks to Bounty’s ‘Word of Mum’ Research Panel1, we recently learned that of the 4,673 new and expectant mums who took part, 53% had NOT he...
And the survey says....
Would sensitive ‘gold standard’ (ECM) tests for detecting group B Strep carriage be helpful?
From April of 2014 through January of this year...
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