TITLE

Pregnancy flu jab protects babies

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
GP: General Practitioner;2/18/2011, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the research conducted related to the vaccination of pregnant women against flu, which could protect their babies in early life. It states that researchers studied 1,169 mothers with healthy babies born during three influenza seasons. It mentions that children of vaccinated mothers had a 41 percent lower risk of contracting flu than those born to unvaccinated women.
ACCESSION #
66553266

 

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