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Pregnancy Raises Swine Flu Death Risk

May 22nd, 2013
most pregnant women who have died of swine flu were healthy when they caught the pandemic virus. Even so, the findings do not mean that all pregnant women will suffer severe disease, says study leader Denise J. Jamieson, MD, MPH, an obstetrician ...


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Pregnancy Raises Swine Flu Death Risk

May 22nd, 2013
most pregnant women who have died of swine flu were healthy when they caught the pandemic virus. Even so, the findings do not mean that all pregnant women will suffer severe disease, says study leader Denise J. Jamieson, MD, MPH, an obstetrician ...


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Pregnancy Raises Swine Flu Death Risk

May 22nd, 2013
July 29, 2009 -- Pregnant women, even if they are healthy, are at high risk of hospitalization and death from H1N1 swine flu, the CDC reports. A CDC analysis shows that pregnant women are more likely than the general population to develop severe disease ...


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Pregnancy Raises Swine Flu Death Risk

May 22nd, 2013
July 29, 2009 -- Pregnant women, even if they are healthy, are at high risk of hospitalization and death from H1N1 swine flu, the CDC reports. A CDC analysis shows that pregnant women are more likely than the general population to develop severe disease ...


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H1N1 Flu Hit Pregnant Women Hard

April 27th, 2013
TUESDAY, April 20 (HealthDay News) -- Although pregnant women make up about 1% of the U.S. population at any given time, during the 2009 H1N1 swine flu outbreak they made up 5% of deaths, a new study has found. Researchers also found that pregnant women ...


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Swine Flu

April 20th, 2013
Pregnant women are more likely to develop serious complications as a result of flu compared to women who are not pregnant, so the message from the Public Health Agency (PHA) is to protect yourself and your baby by getting the flu vaccine. (Oct 11)


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Swine Flu and Pregnancy

April 18th, 2013
Why are pregnant women at higher risk from swine flu? Experts aren't entirely sure, but they surmise that as the fetus develops and grows there’s more pressure on the mother’s breathing and lung function, increasing the risk of her developing ...


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Swine Flu and Pregnancy

April 18th, 2013
Why are pregnant women at higher risk from swine flu? Experts aren't entirely sure, but they surmise that as the fetus develops and grows there’s more pressure on the mother’s breathing and lung function, increasing the risk of her developing ...


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Swine Flu and Pregnancy

April 18th, 2013
Why are pregnant women at higher risk from swine flu? Experts aren't entirely sure, but they surmise that as the fetus develops and grows there’s more pressure on the mother’s breathing and lung function, increasing the risk of her developing ...


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Swine Flu and Pregnancy

April 13th, 2013
Why are pregnant women at higher risk from swine flu? Experts aren't entirely sure, but they surmise that as the fetus develops and grows there’s more pressure on the mother’s breathing and lung function, increasing the risk of her developing ...


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