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Swine flu vaccination in children - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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how can i help you?
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please proceed with your health query
User :   my friend's son who is 3yrs old and my son 1 yr old were playing together immediately after the elder one got his h1n1 vaccination whereas my son is yet to be it safe or s there any concern.please give ur answer
User :   iam kind of worried
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i will help you in this
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Vaccination is given to prevent the H1N1 infection
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so there is no harm if your child plays with the other child who is vaccinated
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complete your childs vaccination
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maintain proper diet, giving good nutritious foods
User :   coz when my son was given chickenpox vaccine said not to go close to pregnant ladies
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that is because, during pregnancy, immune system is a bit suppressed

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and chicken pox affects people with less or reduced immunity
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