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Switzerland recommends the vaccination of pregnant women against Covid after twelve weeks. Is there a risk before? A specialist answers.
Posted: 09/14/2021, 5:06 PM
Switzerland ended up imitating the United States, the United Kingdom or France. As of Tuesday, she formally recommends the vaccination of pregnant women from the 12e week. It was Christoph Berger, the president of the Federal Commission for Vaccinations (CFV), who announced it this Tuesday during the weekly federal press briefing on the coronavirus.
“We recommend the vaccine to women who plan to have a child, to those who are pregnant, from the 2nde trimester, and finally to those who have already given birth and are breastfeeding, ”explains Christoph Berger.