Alberta’s Top Doctor has said there is no evidence to prove that the mRNA COVID-19 vaccines cause fertility problems.
Dr. Deena Hinshaw has also assured Albertans that vaccines for safe for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
“With a lot of misinformation about pregnancy and vaccinations circulating online, I would like to assure Albertans that mRNA COVID-19 vaccines are safe for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding. There is also no evidence that COVID-19 vaccines cause fertility problems.” Dr. Hinshaw said in a statement posted online.
She also added that the National Advisory Committee on Immunization and the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada recommend that pregnant people get 2 doses of COVID vaccine.
Furthermore, Dr. Hinshaw stressed that that pregnant people are at risk of severe outcomes due to COVID-19.