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Can I have the vaccine if I am breastfeeding?

The benefits of breastfeeding are well known, and the COVID-19 vaccines are not known to be a risk when breastfeeding. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the JCVI have recommended that the vaccine can be given to women who are breastfeeding. However we do not have much safety data on the use of COVID-19 vaccines while breastfeeding. If you are breastfeeding, or are planning to, you can continue breastfeeding after vaccination.