Group B Strep: What You Need to Know

This fact sheet provides answers to frequently asked questions for pregnant women regarding group B Streptococcus (GBS) disease in newborns and how to prevent passing GBS on to babies during labor.

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Published: 2014

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Resource types: Fact sheet

Diseases/vaccines: Group B Streptococcus (GBS)

Topics: Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: North America and Europe