Seasonal influenza vaccination

Influenza And Tdap Vaccination In Pregnancy – How Important Is It?

By Pooja Choudhary, Gynaecology Pregnant women are very vulnerable during their labor, and in this period, they are susceptible to all kinds of deadly diseases like Influenza and Whooping cough. The intensity of these diseases is so high that it not only affects the mother but also the child they are harbouring.…

How To Treat Seasonal Flu In Adults?

By Dr. Rajashekhar, General Physician Influenza, commonly known as flu, is a very contagious condition that occurs in adults of all ages. Flu is contracted more in the winter months as it spreads when an infected person coughs, sneezes or even through touch. If not treated properly, flu can prove to be…

Seasonal influenza vaccination could reduce risk of still birth by half

Women who are given seasonal influenza vaccine at the time of pregnancy may have more than 50 per cent reduced risk of facing a stillbirth than those mothers who are unvaccinated. The results of the study not only reveal the safety of the influenza vaccination at the time of pregnancy…