Jane Hopkins MBE writes about CMV

     
Mumsclub-features-CMV-Action

Mumsclub Founder Jane Hopkins MBE writes about CMV:

In June, newly-formed charity www.cmvaction.org.uk will be holding its first-ever awareness month. Although charity awareness months are common place these days, CMV definitely needs its profile raising. Despite the fact CMV affects 1 in 1000 babies in the UK, very few people seem to know of it and, more worryingly, its damaging potential. Jane Hopkins MBE outlines why she believes every pregnant woman should know about the virus.

Read the full article on the Mumsclub website - http://www.mumsclub.co.uk/blog/cmv-the-everyday-virus-no-one-has-heard-of/

Thanks Mumsclub and Jane Hopkins for helping us raise awareness and to change lives.

 

     

Our Stories

Luca was born on the 7th of January, 2007, just one day early, weighing 5lbs 6oz. Normal delivery and everything seemed ok. It wasn't until Luca was just over 6 months old (July 07) that... Read more
Katie, Clara's mum, says .... 30 weeks into my pregnancy with my second child I was informed in a phone call that I had contracted CMV in pregnancy. I wasn't given any more information... Read more

Registered charity no: 1171773