Beth Pointon

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Fundraising for Group B Strep Support
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Event: Great North Run 2023, on 10 September 2023
Group B Strep Support

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RCN 1112065
We educate families & health professionals to prevent devastating infections in babies


I’ll be running the Great North Run in September to help raise money to this amazing charity 🏃‍♀️Group B Strep Support (GBSS)

This charity means a lot to us as a family. We almost lost our little boy at just a few weeks old to Strep B Sepsis. At least-two babies a day develop a group B Strep infection -one baby a week dies from their GBS infection, and-one baby a week survives with long-term disabilities – physical, mental or both.. If you can donate anything at all to this charity I would hugely appreciate it. If we can help prevent even one family going through what we did I’m happy 🤍

Thankyou - please share x

About the charity

Group B Strep Support

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RCN 1112065
Group B Streptococcus is the UK's most common cause of life-threatening infection in newborn babies & of meningitis in babies under age 3 months. Most of these infections are preventable. Group B Strep Support informs families & health professionals about group B Strep to save tiny lives.

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