Flu Vaccine Cuts Hospitalization Rates in Pregnant Women

15:00 EDT 12 Oct 2018 |

FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 2018 -- Among pregnant women, the flu vaccination is effective at reducing the risk for flu-related hospitalizations, according to a study published online Oct. 11 in Clinical Infectious Disease. Mark G. Thompson, Ph.D., from the...

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