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COVID Vaccine and Pregnancy: Everything You Need to Know – Glamour

Medical experts explain the latest research on the COVID vaccine and pregnancy and what pregnant people should consider when deciding whether to get the shot.

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Should pregnant women get the COVID-19 vaccine when eligible? We asked the experts what you need to know about the COVID vaccine and pregnancy.
Theres a lot to weigh when making the call. Data show that pregnant people who contract symptomatic COVID-19 are at higher risk of getting really sick, requiring ICU admission and intubation. Pregnant people also face a greater risk of dying from the disease compared with their nonpregnant peers. On top of that, pregnant women with COVID-19 may be at greater…

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