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Newborn babies can pick up GBS from their mother's vaginal tract during childbirth.

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Some Australian clothing brands have signed a new initiative to improve conditions in Bangladeshi factories, while other brands are conspicuously absent, writes Justine Nolan.

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Consumers who benefit from the clothing industry's addiction to cheap labour must take some responsibility for the Bangladesh factory deaths, writes Alecia Simmonds.

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Labor might lose the next election, but it could radically remake the political landscape as it tries to save itself, writes Lindy Edwards.

NSW Labor has one thing over the Coalition, argues Louise Chappell, its willingness to put in place a quota system that challenges male-dominated party processes.