Pregnancy and the Flu Vaccine Video

Michael Marcus, MD Director Pediatric Allergy & Pulmonary -Maimonides Medical Center . Fellowship:Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Castle Connolly Top Doctor, explains why pregnant women should take the new flu vaccine.
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Pregnancy and the Flu Vaccine Male: And it’s recommended if someone is pregnant? Michael Marcus: It is recommended into someone’s pregnant. In fact, it is important into someone’s pregnant. Last year’s H1N1 strain of flu caused severe disease in pregnant women. Pregnant women were the one of the subgroups that had the most severe complications of last year’s influenza virus.

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