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It is recommended that pregnant women who are at any stage of pregnancy during the influenza season get the flu vaccine.

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Children can usually get vaccinated if they have a mild common illness like a cold, ear infection, or diarrhea.  Mild common illnesses do not interference with the immune response to vaccines and do not increase the risk of adverse events following immunization.  Children taking antibiotics can also receive vaccines as antibiotics do not interfere with the immune response to the vaccine.  If yo

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