'Silent' baby-killing virus can be stopped by washing your hands

     

A “SILENT” virus is putting thousands of babies at risk of birth defects and childhood deaths.

CMV Action received national press coverage with an article - titled "'Silent' baby-killing virus can be stopped by washing your hands" in the Sunday Express on Sunday 15th June.

We are very pleaseed about recieivng national press coverage as we are working very hard to raise awareness of CMV.

The article appeared on page 13 plus we had CMV covered in the Opinion section on page 34.  Due to licencing laws, we can't copy the article but you can read the full article online at the Express:

http://www.express.co.uk/news/health/482517/Birth-defect-causing-virus-CMV-can-be-stopped-by-washing-your-hands

     

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