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Benefits of Flu Shot During Pregnancy

Benefits of flu shot during pregnancy Pregnant women are more vulnerable to getting serious illnesses caused by the flu than women who are not pregnant. Expectant mothers are more exposed to having a severe illness from flu due to changes … Continue reading

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People at High Risk For Flu Complications

Image is from ABC News Most people are fortunate enough to recover from the flu in less than two weeks without medication or seeing a physician. However, for those high-risk individuals, having a bout of flu could mean developing complications … Continue reading

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Flu Shot During Pregnancy

Flu can affect pregnant women more than healthy ones who are not pregnant. Changes in the lungs, immune system, and heart during pregnancy usually make pregnant women more susceptible to severe illness from the flu. Getting the flu while pregnant … Continue reading

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How to treat flu while pregnant?

Pregnancy on its own is exhausting since your body is already using all it has to nourish, grow and protect your baby. Coming down with the flu on top of that can make you feel lifeless. With that said, you … Continue reading

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Flu Vaccine During Pregnancy

Pregnant women are often hesitant to take medications — and for good reason. Some medicines, including over-the-counter medications, can be dangerous during pregnancy. In fact, it’s recommended that pregnant women speak with their doctors before taking any type of medication. Continue reading

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