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The Swine Flu Vaccine: Is It Safe?

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Updated February 28, 2017
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With growing concern about the swine flu (properly known as the H1N1 virus) and this week’s FDA approval of a new vaccine, the great debate for mamas-to-be is whether or not they’ll get the shot when it’s available in October.

We asked our expert, Dr. Roman, to weigh in on the controversy. Read what she had to say and then tell us what _you _think — vote below.

Please note: The Bump and the materials and information it contains are not intended to, and do not constitute, medical or other health advice or diagnosis and should not be used as such. You should always consult with a qualified physician or health professional about your specific circumstances.

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