Flu: vaccine, causes, treatment, and more

Pregnant women

  • Flu can cause harm to both mother and baby. The free flu vaccine is the very best protection for you and your unborn baby from the harms of flu. 
  • Pregnant women can get their vaccine from their GP, pharmacist or through their maternity service. 
  • However fit and healthy you might feel, if you are pregnant you need the flu vaccine now. The flu vaccine is the safest way to help protect you and your baby against the flu virus. 
  • Ask your pharmacist, GP or midwife about the free flu vaccine.

Visit the NHS website for more details.