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CDC Study Shows Up to 7.7 Times the Risk of Miscarriage After Influenza Vaccine

The CDC has just published a seismic study (Donahue et al. 2017 Vaccine 35:5314) linking spontaneous abortions in women to flu vaccines.  The study reviewed data for the 2010-11 and 2011-12 flu seasons.  Women vaccinated with the inactivated influenza vaccine (IIV) in the 2010-2011 season were 3.7 times more likely to experience a spontaneous abortion within 28 days than women not receiving the vaccine.  Continue reading CDC Study Shows Up to 7.7 Times the Risk of Miscarriage After Influenza Vaccine