GBSS

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AcronymDefinition
GBSSGold Bullion Securities
GBSSGranule-Bound Starch Synthase (enzyme)
GBSSGroup B Strep Support (UK charity)
GBSSGrenada Boys Secondary School
GBSSGeodetic Base Station Software (Thales Navigation, Inc.)
GBSSGeorgian Bay Secondary School
GBSSGlobal Business Systems Solutions
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Group B Strep Support said the fight against the infection had taken a "huge leap forward" as the leaflet - jointly written by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) and the charity - would raise awareness.
The Group B Strep Support charity said: "It must be the responsibility of all health professionals to inform new and expectant mums of the risks of Group B Strep.
JANE PLUMB, chief executive of the charity Group B Strep Support, says: "Testing for group B strep (GBS) carriage is not routinely offered in the UK, unlike many other developed countries.
SALLY Jones and her son Ralf raised cash for Group B Strep Support charity by holding a cake sale.
But Jane Plumb, chief executive of charity Group B Strep Support, said: "This worrying rise in infections shows the system is not working and government inaction is failing parents.
In the meantime, charities like Group B Strep Support and most, doctors, midwives and pregnant women themselves all feel that pregnant women should be made aware of the risks of the bacteria in pregnancy and given the opportunity to have a sensitive test, called an ECM test which uses an Enriched Culture Medium.
Christian Beadell is one of only two solicitors in the UK to be appointed by the Group B Strep Support Group (GBSS).
Bacteriologist Professor Hugh Pennington, who is backing the campaign by Group B Strep Support, said: "We don't know why some babies with Strep B die and others don't.
FOR CHANGE ALONG with the national charity Group B Strep Support, Fiona has set up a petition asking the Government to introduce GBS testing on the NHS for all pregnant women.
PETITION FOR CHANGE ALONG with the national charity Group B Strep Support, Fiona has set up a petition asking the Government to introduce GBS testing on the NHS for all pregnant women.
Throughout the first five years of Ollie's life, we found help through the charity Group B Strep Support.