KSHB: Doctors urge pregnant women to get flu shot, especially amid pandemic

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, doctors say it is more important than ever to get the flu shot. That is especially true for pregnant women.

KSHB talked to Dr. Lori Kramer, an OB-GYN at Saint Luke's North Hospital, about why the flu vaccine is so important for the health of expectant mothers and their babies.

Watch the full story below.

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