Why Expecting Moms Should Be Concerned During Flu Season
During flu season, pregnant women should take extra precautions to protect themselves and their babies. Because the immune system is weakened during pregnancy, pregnant women are more susceptible to the flu and more likely to have complications that require emergency care. This video explains more.
Watch this video to learn about the importance of flu shots for pregnant women. To lessen the chance of flu exposure, expectant moms should encourage everyone in their households to get flu shots. Pregnant women should also be cautious about interacting with people with obvious respiratory infections and seek emergency care if they do develop the flu and experience complications.
MountainView Hospital in Las Vegas has all of the services moms-to-be need, from emergency care to a maternity center . Get more information about our hospital by calling (702) 233-5474.