THEHEALTHYHOMEECONOMIST.COM

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Tdap Shot Pushed on Pregnant Women Despite Fetal Risks — The Center for Disease Control (CDC) issued a recommendation in 2011 that pregnant women receive the Tdap shot at 20 weeks gestation. Tdap combines the Tetanus, Diptheria, and Pertussis (whooping cough) vaccines into a single jab.

BABYCENTER.COM

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The Tdap vaccine: Protecting yourself and your baby from — What is the Tdap vaccine? The Tdap vaccine offers protection from three serious diseases: tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough). It's the first booster designed to protect adults and adolescents from whooping cough, a very contagious disease that they're at risk for themselves and can pass on to babies.

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DTaP/Tdap Vaccine - Vaccines and Immunization — DTaP/Tdap vaccine administration . Different pertussis-containing vaccines are given to persons of different ages. The DTaP vaccine is given to infants and young children as a series of shots, and helps protect against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis. 49 The Tdap vaccine is a one-time booster shot for adolescents and adults to help extend the immunity provided by the DTaP vaccines they

IMMUNIZE.ORG

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Ask the Experts about Pertussis Vaccines (DTaP, Tdap — Questions and answers (Q&As) about pertussis vaccines (DTaP, Tdap) from immunization experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

IMMUNIZE.ORG

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Vaccine Information Statements - VISs - CDC information Vaccine Information Statements (VISs) are information sheets produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). VISs explain both the benefits and risks of a vaccine to adult vaccine recipients and the parents or legal representatives of

VACCINESAFETY.EDU

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Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Measles, Mumps and RubellaVaccine Preventable Diseases. Measles, Mumps and Rubella. ACIP Recs Disease Vaccine References VIS MMR VIS MMRV WHO modules Archives. Advisory Committee

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Safety of the Tdap in pregnancy and exploring the evidence — The most recent one, published in JAMA Nov. 12., looked at pregnancy and birth outcomes in women who received the Tdap during pregnancy. It offers reassuring conclusions: no increased risk of preterm birth or underweight babies occurred among mothers getting the prenatal Tdap, and no increased risk of high blood pressure in pregnancy among those getting the Tdap before 20 weeks of pregnancy.

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VaxTruthorg | DTaP and TDap Vaccines Are Not Protective — A report from TODAY Parents (11/17/2015) presents the frightening story of an Australian infant who has contracted pertussis (whooping cough).The baby was reportedly recently vaccinated. The mother is angry at parents who don’t vaccinate, and blames them for her child’s illness.