Pregnant women are at higher risk of complications due to influenza. If your patient is pregnant she should receive the inactivated influenza vaccine, if she is breastfeeding she can receive the inactivated or live vaccine.

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Immunization Schedules

Talk to your patients about the importance of immunizations. Review the immunization schedules for any vaccinations they may need.

Immunization News

  • November 18, 2015 The November issue of Needle Tips, a publication for healthcare professionals who administer vaccines to adults, written by the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) and reviewed by CDC is available.

  • October 23, 2015 Study Finds Physicians May Be Hesitant To Recommend HPV Vaccine For Young Adults. Read the full article on NPR's "Shots" blog, "Doctors, Not Parents, Are The Biggest Obstacle To The HPV Vaccine"

  • September 18, 2015 Influenza Vaccination Coverage Among Pregnant Women, US, 2014–15 Influenza Season are available. Read the full MMWR
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