Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Franya Cowlard | 2009/11/10

Q.

Swine Flu

Necessary for a 6month baby to be immunised against swineflu

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Babies of 6 months are immunised against the usual flu in the USA. I think this is a bit young for this immunisation to be done and the same would apply to the Swine flu with your baby. If your baby is well there probably is no need to immunise him/her now.

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