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Flu vaccine in pregnancy called safe

By MIKE STOBBE Published: January 17, 2013
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NEW YORK — A large study offers reassuring news for pregnant women: It’s safe to get a flu shot.

The research found no evidence that the vaccine increases the risk of losing a fetus, and may prevent some deaths. Getting the flu while pregnant makes fetal death more likely, the Norwegian research showed.

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