- Early-onset neonatal infection occurs within 72 hours of birth
- Causes the death of one in four babies who are diagnosed, even when they are given antibiotics
- Nice's recommendations have now urged medical staff to treat infected babies within an hour of diagnosis
- The watchdog also says antibiotics should be used appropriately to avoid the development of bacterial resistance to treatment.
More top news
From entering Parliament in 1983 to his last election win as Rector of Glasgow University, Charles Kennedy enjoyed a life in the public eye
Charles Kennedy led the Liberal Democrats through their most successful period in the 2000s winning 62 seats in the 2005 General Election.
Police have expressed concern for a missing 13-year-old girl who was last seen on Saturday.