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Is it safe for a pregnant women to get a flu shot?

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Dr. Jon Burdzy
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Definitely!

The vaccine will not ham your unbor child.
However if you get the flue, you can becaome dehydrated or develope pneumonia which can indeed harm the baby.

In brief: Definitely!

The vaccine will not ham your unbor child.
However if you get the flue, you can becaome dehydrated or develope pneumonia which can indeed harm the baby.
Dr. Jon Burdzy
Dr. Jon Burdzy
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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Absolutely

In fact everyone recommends including acog and the cdc that pregnant women get flu shots.

In brief: Absolutely

In fact everyone recommends including acog and the cdc that pregnant women get flu shots.
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
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