Group B Strep is a bacteria that can cause serious illness in people of all ages, but especially newborns. Group B Strep can cause meningitis, sepsis, pneumonia, and more. Pregnant women can take steps to help protect their babies from this potentially deadly illness.
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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)