Can the Covid vaccine harm unborn babies during pregnancy? – BBC News

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Over half of the world’s population has received at least one dose of a Covid vaccine. Supply is still a big problem, especially in poorer countries where less than 10% of people are vaccinated. But even when vaccines are available, some remain hesitant to take them.

BBC Reality Check’s health reporter Rachel Schraer answers some of your concerns – from pregnancy side effects to the speed at which vaccines were developed.

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Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

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  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

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