Studies that looked at thousands of pregnant
women who received the seasonal flu vaccine have shown that immunized moms do not have a higher risk of preterm babies or babies with birth defects than unimmunized women.
Wood responded that a pregnant
women should be kept on life support "until the child is no longer alive" or can be delivered.
women, who were in either their second or third trimester, had significantly lower HAI titers for antiinfluenza H3N2 (154.
This is the kind of information we need to provide our patients when discussing that flu vaccine is important for everyone, particularly for pregnant
women," said Dr Geeta Swamy, a researcher who studies vaccines and pregnant
women at Duke University Medical Centre.
dolls are like plastic guns which were frowned upon by moralists for promoting violence on young boys, explained Baylon.
If Gaga is pregnant
it would probably be a happy surprise for the singer, who has been dating hunky "Vampire Diaries" actor Taylor Kinney since late last year.
There have been some really upsetting cases over the past few winters where pregnant
women have caught flu, become seriously ill and in some cases have died.
Dr Doherty said that pregnant
women who did not get vaccinated last year are being offered a vaccine this year.
Of these, almost eight in 10 (79%) had been expecting a baby on just one occasion, nearly one in five (18%) had been pregnant
twice, and 3% had been pregnant
at least three times.
com, included pregnant
women in Australia and New Zealand.
She said: "Pregnant
women across the North East should be reassured of the safety of the swine flu vaccine which has been licensed for use on pregnant
A CAMPAIGN to introduce designated parking spaces for heavily pregnant
women has been given a further push.
HEALTH experts yesterday issued fresh calls for pregnant
women to have a swine flu jab as it emerged 18 mothers-to-be with the virus have been admitted to hospital in Wales.
women across South Wales are being urged to have a swine flu jab as new evidence about the risk of complications emerges.
women who contract the H1N1 influenza virus are much more likely to develop severe disease than the general population, and should receive antiviral treatment as soon as possible--preferably within 48 hours of symptom onset.