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What else do pregnant women with COVID-19 face, in addition to severe illness?

Additionally, pregnant people with COVID-19 are at increased risk of preterm birth and might be at increased risk of other adverse pregnancy outcomes compared with pregnant women without COVID-19.

Are pregnant women more at risk of severe COVID-19?

Although the overall risk of severe illness is low, pregnant and recently pregnant people are at an increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19 when compared to non-pregnant people.

Are the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines safe for pregnancy?

We now have robust data of nearly 200,000 women from across the US and the UK, who have received the COVID-19 vaccine with no safety concerns. This tells us that both the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are safe in pregnancy.

What are the long-term complications of COVID-19?

COVID-19: Complications including long-term damage to the lungs, heart, kidneys, brain and other organs is possible after a severe case of COVID-19.

Who is at risk for severe COVID-19?

COVID-19 is a new disease and CDC is learning more about it every day. Among adults, the risk for severe illness from COVID-19 increases with age, with older adults at highest risk. Severe illness means that the person with COVID-19 may require hospitalization, intensive care, or a ventilator to help them breathe, or they may even die. People of any age with certain underlying medical conditions (which now include pregnancy) are also at increased risk for severe illness from SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Can pregnant or breastfeeding women receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine?

While there have been no specific studies in these groups, there is no contraindication to receipt of the vaccine for pregnant or breastfeeding women. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should discuss potential benefits and risks of vaccination with their healthcare provider.

Who should not get the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine?

If you have had a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) or an immediate allergic reaction, even if it was not severe, to any ingredient in an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine (such as polyethylene glycol), you should not get an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine.

Is Pfizer Covid vaccine safe?

The largest real-world study of a COVID-19 vaccine to date shows that Pfizer/BioNTech’s shot is safe and linked to substantially fewer adverse events than SARS-CoV-2 infection in unvaccinated patients.

How long does Moderna Covid vaccine last?

Moderna Says Its Vaccine’s Protection Holds After 6 Months – The New York Times. World|Moderna says its vaccine’s protection does not wane after six months.

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