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Get Tested for Group B Strep (GBS) fact sheet

Get Tested for Group B Strep (GBS)

(in English)
Low Literacy (2016)
1-page (front and back) fact sheet

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Get Tested for Group B Strep (GBS) fact sheet

Get Tested for Group B Strep (GBS)

(in Spanish)
Low Literacy (2016)
1-page (front and back) fact sheet

Print PDF Cdc-pdf[2 pages]

Order free small quantities (CDC-INFO product #998185)

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Protect Your Baby from Group B Strep!
Protect your baby from group B strep. If you’re 35-37 weeks pregnant, ask your doctor or nurse about a group B strep test.

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Prevent Infections during Pregnancy?
If you’re pregnant or planning a pregnancy, there are simple steps you can take to prevent infections that can cause serious health problems for your baby.

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Protect Your Baby from Group B Strep
Listen To This Podcast (6:23 minutes)

Learn about group B strep in pregnant women, the serious effects it can have on newborns, how you can find out if you have group B strep bacteria in your body, and what to do to prevent spreading it to your infant.
Date Released: 5/12/2011