Sumary of More Evidence Flu Shot Is Safe in Pregnancy:
- THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 — There’s more proof that getting a flu shot during pregnancy doesn’t pose a risk to children’s health..
- “This study adds to what we know from other recent studies showing no harmful effects of flu vaccination during pregnancy on the longer-term health of children,”.
- Those whose mothers got a flu shot during pregnancy did not have an increased risk of immune-related health conditions such as asthma, ear infections or other infections, they found..
- They also had no increased risk of health problems like abnormal growths (neoplasms), sensory impairment or higher rates of health needs such as emergency department visits or hospitalizations…