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Saturday 13th September 2014

12-3pm
 
Join us at Horwood House, Milton Keynes for this year's Family Party - a chance for families to meet each other, have fun and share their experiences of congenital CMV.  There will be a complimentary buffet for all, as well as unlimited squash...

Article in the Gazette Live

It's a virus you can’t see, with no obvious symptoms...

Comedian & Dirty Rotten Scoundrel Star Campaigns For CMV Action

June 2014

Fresh from campaigning for the National Health Action Party during the recent European elections, Rufus Hound is now backing CMV Action.

His message to expectant Dads this Father...

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Family Christmas Card Project

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CMV Action, with the help of Rebecca Blinkhorn, are running a Christmas Card competition for all our lovely children and their...

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Girls Aloud Star & CMV Action Patron Launches “Wash Away CMV” Campaign

June 2014

Kimberley Walsh, newly-appointed patron of CMV Action – a charity dedicated to raising awareness of and, ultimately, eradicating a killer virus that affects 1 in 1000 newborn...

A CHESHUNT family is backing a campaign to raise awareness of a little-known virus which caused a little girl to turn deaf.

Ruby and her CMV story - as told to the Hertforshire Mercury.

Read more: ...

BBC Sussex Radio

CMV Action was on BBC Sussex radio on Saturday 31st May.

Interviews with the CMV Action Chair Caroline Star and with James Pearman, Dad of beautiful Lyra and how CMV has changed lives. 

You can listen on SoundCloud - ...

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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...

Experience sounds as heard through cochlear ear implants.  ...

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VANCOUVER, B.C. – A targeted cytomegalovirus screening approach that tests only newborns who do not pass their hearing test would identify the majority of those who have CMV-related sensorineural hearing loss at birth, according to data from the CMV and Hearing Multicenter Screening Study.

All of 99,778 newborns born during 2007-2012 in...

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