streptococcal infections

  • A Common Bacteria Is Killing More Babies Than We Knew

    A Common Bacteria Is Killing More Babies Than We Knew

    Researchers in the UK and affiliated with the World Health Organisation are sounding the alarm over a common bacteria that can seriously harm pregnant people and their babies. In a new report released this week, the group estimates that infections caused by group B streptococcus were linked to 46,000 stillbirths, 91,000 newborn deaths, and over a…