Petition - a final push

Mon 17th Sep 2007 by Ben Palmer.

The petition on the Downing Street website will close on 12th October. Please add your name to it, if you haven't already, and ask anybody else you know to do the same.

Already it is in the top 1% of all petitions, but there's still time to make it go higher with more signatures.

Every signature will help to make the Health Department take notice of this horrific illness and save mothers' lives.

Thank you for your support.

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What is childbed fever?

Childbed fever is an infection of the womb in new mothers which can lead to septicaemia. If left untreated infection will cause organ failure and death - even in young, fit mothers.
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