Dubai begins vaccinating pregnant women against COVID-19

The Dubai Health Authority has announced that it has started vaccinating pregnant women against COVID-19.

All DHA vaccination centres across Dubai have started providing the vaccine to pregnant women starting from today, 29th June.

Pre-registering and booking an appointment through DHA’s smart application or DHA WhatsApp on 800342 is necessary to receive the vaccination.

The DHA has reserved the required doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for pregnant women in the emirate. Before taking the vaccine, the pregnant women, especially those with underlying health conditions, should consult with a specialist doctor who has been monitoring their pregnancy.

The vaccination will be administered in two doses, and it is recommended to take the vaccine after the first 13 weeks of pregnancy.


Khaleej Times

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