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Swine Flu Precautions for Pregnancy

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Swine Flu Precautions for Pregnancy

Swine Flu Precautions for Pregnancy

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  • 1. Swine Flu Precautions For Pregnant Women
      • Chukwuma I. Onyeije, M.D.
      • Atlanta Perinatal Associates
      • Morehouse School of Medicine
      • http://maternalfetalmedicineblog.com
      • http://onyeije.net/present
  • 2. Women who are pregnant are increased risk for complications from Swine Flu infections.
  • 3.  
  • 4. Follow prescribed hygiene and hand washing procedures.
  • 5. Carry antibacterial hand gel.
  • 6. Avoid or postpone unnecessary travel.
  • 7. Relenza can be used as a prophylactic measure if the pregnant woman has been in prolonged contact with people with the swine flu infection
  • 8. Under certain circumstances Tamiflu may be prescribed under medical supervision.
  • 9. Continue to have prenatal care and contact a doctor at once if you have flu like symptoms or suspect that you may have swine flu

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