COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Side Effects – Dr. Castillo 30 second

If you are pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant, you can receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Getting a COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy can protect you from severe illness from COVID-19. If you have questions about side effects after getting vaccinated, talk with your healthcare provider.

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