Articles tagged with: Pregnancy

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No evidence COVID-19 vaccines caused rise in U.S. infant mortality for 2022 reported by the CDC, contrary to implication in Facebook meme

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COVID-19 vaccination of pregnant women is connected to an increase in U.S. infant mortality rate in 2022

SOURCE: Facebook Users, Facebook

Published: 15 Nov 2023

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James Thorp spreads false claims that COVID-19 vaccines harm fertility, pregnancy, infant survival in The Sentinel Report interview

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“Americans are dropping dead” from COVID-19 vaccines; vaccines impair fertility, pregnancy, infant survival

SOURCE: James Thorp, The Sentinel Report

Published: 11 Nov 2023

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Peter McCullough misinterprets study on COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy; the study shows that vaccines are safe for pregnant women

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“No discernible benefit of covid-19 vaccination in pregnancy”; “higher rate of neonatal and all-cause readmissions among babies born to vaccinated mothers”

SOURCE: Peter McCullough, Substack, Instagram

Published: 10 Nov 2023

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Studies continue to show that COVID-19 vaccines don’t harm fertility

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New England Journal of Medicine “proves” 80% miscarriage rate among vaccinated women; COVID-19 vaccines harm men’s and women’s fertility

SOURCE: Christiane Northrup, Children's Health Defense, NVTV

Published: 17 Oct 2023

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There is no evidence that COVID-19 vaccinations cause infertility or pregnancy complications

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"The EMA admits COVID-19 vaccination causes infertility"

SOURCE: Anonymous, The Exposé

Published: 15 Jun 2023

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Animal studies included in Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine approval application showed no signs of reproductive toxicity

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“COVID Vaccines Were Never Safe for Pregnant Women, Pfizer’s own data show”

SOURCE: David Bell, The Brownstone Institute, Children's Health Defense

Published: 10 May 2023

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No evidence that COVID-19 vaccination affects placenta, contrary to a claim by Naomi Wolf

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“Since the vaccine rolled out, [a midwife]’s seen no normal placenta […] they’re all compromised”

SOURCE: Naomi Wolf, Real America’s Voice, The Daily Clout

Published: 25 Apr 2023

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COVID-19 vaccines don’t cause miscarriages or stillbirths contrary to misleading interpretations of VAERS data

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COVID-19 vaccines increase the risk of miscarriages and stillbirths

SOURCE: Instagram Users, Instagram

Published: 30 Mar 2023

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COVID-19 vaccines reduce the risk of pregnancy complications; Pfizer’s clinical trial didn’t show increased rate of miscarriage in pregnant women

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“44 Percent of Pregnant Women in Pfizer Trial Lost Their Babies”

SOURCE: Naomi Wolf, Daily Clout, War Room Battleground

Published: 23 Aug 2022

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Large-scale studies have found that COVID-19 vaccination doesn’t increase the risk of negative pregnancy outcomes, contrary to claim by Naomi Wolf

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Babies of vaccinated mothers are dying in disproportionate numbers and the COVID-19 vaccines are responsible

SOURCE: Naomi Wolf, War Room Battleground, Substack

Published: 07 Jun 2022

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What do we know about the safety of COVID-19 vaccine mRNA in breast milk?

— 03 Oct 2023

Introduction A study by Hanna et al. published in September 2023 reported the presence of mRNA from COVID-19 mRNA vaccines in the breast milk of some lactating women[1]. This study...