IDGAF ❤ 1 child; San Diego, CA, United States 30492 posts17th Jan '13
Quoting Cat Abbott:" The flu shot while pregnant has been linked to an increase in miscarriage. Also, was reading this article ... [snip!] ... not, it's ineffective. Vitamin D, however, has been found to be effective at preventing flu. I take 5000-10000 IU daily myself."It is effective, but not to ALL strains of the flu. Each year they try to "predict" which strains will be most prevalent & put it into the shot...so sometimes like this year the flu that is going around they didn't put in the shot because they didn't think it would be prevalent like it is.
Kimber-lily Due September 27; 4 kids; Nova Scotia 28962 posts17th Jan '13
Quoting Fairy [God] Mother
N's Momma☆ 1 child; Spain 2346 posts17th Jan '13
Quoting Vivian [♥]:" The swine flu was crazy when I was pregnant. They tried to force the shot on me and I refused. That shot, ... [snip!] ... prior and it wasn't properly tested, eff that. I didn't get the regular flu shot either. I've also never had the flu, ever."
That's how I feel. :!:
Cat Abbott 2 kids; British Columbia 1389 posts17th Jan '13
Quoting Kimber-lily:" The individual doses of vaccines don't have mercury. (Double check with your dr. to see. ) The multi ... [snip!] ... dr. to see. ) The multi dose vaccines do have mercury because it's a preservative and it's supposed to help kill bacteria?..."It does still have trace amounts of mercury, about 3mcg.