The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday put out an ”urgent” advisory for women who are pregnant, or want to become pregnant, to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

“Pregnancy can be both a special time and also a stressful time — and pregnancy during a pandemic is an added concern for families,” CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said in a statement about the new advisory.

”I strongly encourage those who are pregnant or considering pregnancy to talk with their healthcare provider about the protective benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine to keep their babies and themselves safe.”

The agency said the benefits of getting one of the three available vaccines, Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson, either before or during pregnancy, ”outweigh the known or potential risks.”... Read More: Newsmax