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Island babies not at risk after drip infection

Fri, 06 Jun 2014


Babies on the Island are not at risk from drip associated infections.

An alert has been raised in the UK following a number of infections in neonates over the past five days - it's led to the death of one baby.

The infection is caused by a bacteria - drips manufactured by only one company have been implicated.

Director of public health Dr Kishore says there has been no evidence of a problem on the Island and expectant mothers should not panic:

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