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Coronavirus and Breastfeeding Resources (Excerpted in part from the US Breastfeeding Committee)
Thank you for all you do to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding during this national health emergency.We are still waiting on more information concerning VACCINES and pregnant/breastfeeding families. Our most updated information is below.
The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine published a statement titled "SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination in Pregnancy." The letter calls for the inclusion of pregnant and lactating women in vaccination trials, recommends that pregnant women have access to COVID-19 vaccines in all phases of future vaccine campaigns, and that pregnant women and their healthcare professionals engage in shared decision-making regarding her receipt of the vaccine.