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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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Order free small quantities (CDC-INFO product #997787)


in Spanish--Get Tested for Group B Strep (GBS)

Get Tested for Group B Strep (GBS)

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

Print PDF [2 pages]

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


Babies, Beautiful, Healthy Babies flyer

If Left Untreated, Strep B Could Seriously Harm Your Baby

Babies, Beautiful, Healthy Babies

Group B Strep Awareness Flyer (2002)

View page in HTML | Print PDF [1 page]

One page flyer, provides expectant families a brief description of group B strep, how it affects newborns, what can be done to prevent the disease, and discusses what happens during labor if a mother has the bacterium.


Group B Strep - What You Need to Know

Group B Strep - What You Need to Know

Patient handout [1 page]
Ready-to-print patient education on group B strep screening.

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Web Features

Patient talking to doctor
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.
Pregnant woman holding baby shoes
Pregnant or Planning to Get Pregnant?
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.

 

Podcasts

Doctor with patient and new baby

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

Pregnant woman

Ten Tips to Prevent Infections During Pregnancy 
Listen To This Podcast (4:07 minutes)

This podcast gives 10 tips for preventing infections during pregnancy.
Date Released: 1/10/2008


 

Health-e-Cards

eCard about strep b test

Strep B Test

ecard about strep b prevention

Strep B Prevention

ecard about strep b prevention

Prevent Strep B

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