Covid-19: in the United States, pregnant women called to be vaccinated as soon as possible

The federal health agency has deemed the vaccines “safe and effective” for pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to become pregnant women. She also warned of “serious consequences of Covid-19 in unvaccinated pregnant women”.

Pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to become pregnant, all young American women are encouraged to get vaccinated as soon as possible. That’s the message released on Wednesday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the federal health agency. “Vaccines are safe and effective, and it has never been more urgent to increase the number of vaccinations as we face the challenge of Delta variant, highly transmissible, and that we see the serious consequences of Covid-19 in unvaccinated pregnant women ‘, said in a statement the Dr Rochelle Walensky, Director of CDC.

A message that the Pr Joëlle Belaisch-Allart, President of the National College of French Obstetrician Gynecologists (CNGOF): “This is exactly what we also want to say to French women: do not delay your vaccination, especially if you are pregnant or if you want to be soon. We now have sufficient hindsight

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