The news is filled with Ebola stories, but medical experts agree that we’re blowing our risk way out of proportion, and, ignoring very real illnesses that pose much greater threats right now.
Experts say we're better off taking all of that energy and focusing it on protecting ourselves and our families from the flu instead (pregnant women, especially).
Pregnant women should get the flu shot as soon as possible, as it protects both mom and new baby. In addition, they recommend babies over 6 months old get their own flu shot.
To learn more health tips from experts, read the full story from Fit Pregnancy.