Topic: Group B Strep
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April 8th, 2009, 03:08 PM
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No, if it works it actually gets rid of the bacteria. My midwife says if you really do it religiously it works most of the time.

Don't shoot me if I'm wrong, but I believe this is the method of choice for getting rid of GBS in western Europe. She said she's not sure why the US won't embrace it. I suspect it's because they have to trust you to do it when our preferred method is to pump you full of drugs.
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