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Can Covid jabs affect young mothers, mothers to be?


Can pregnant women, those breastfeeding and those planning to get pregnant soon take a Covid-19 vaccine? Here are some answers:

Q: Can women aiming to get pregnant get a Covid jab?

A: Yes, because the vaccine doesn’t affect hormones or fertility.

Q: Can pregnant women get a Covid jab?

A: Women who are more than 12 weeks into their pregnancy can get a jab, while those carrying their baby for less than 12 weeks will have to be checked by a doctor first.

Q: Can women who have taken a Covid jab continue breastfeeding their babies?

A: Yes, they can.

Source: ThaiHealth Promotion Foundation

Can Covid jabs affect young mothers, mothers to be?

Published : June 15, 2021

By : The Nation