No evidence you shouldn't breastfeed after Covid-19 vaccination - Full Fact

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An Instagram post takes a tragic story of an infant's death and uses it to make baseless claims about vaccine safety.
No evidence you shouldn't breastfeed after Covid-19 vaccination

14 October 2021

What was claimed Vaccines are incompatible with human life, and being vaccinated while pregnant or breastfeeding may be unsafe. Our verdict Incorrect. Being vaccinated while pregnant or breastfeeding is recommended as safe.

A post on Instagram shows screenshots of a tweet from a woman who got the Covid-19 vaccine while pregnant, and then a later tweet in which she says her son has died. The Instagram post caption says "if you inject something that is incompatible with human life - results are always the same".

The tweets come from a now-private Twitter account, although screenshots of the tweets exist elsewhere online. We have no reason to believe the tweets aren't genuine.

And while we don't know the medical situation surrounding her two-and-a-half-month-old son's tragic death, we do know…
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