Murashko said that 15% of patients with coronavirus are children

«If you were not vaccinated before pregnancy, today the methodological recommendations provide for the — after the 22nd week of pregnancy, you can get the appropriate vaccine to prevent infection and disease, », — Murashko specified. Therefore, the best option — be vaccinated against coronavirus before pregnancy or after the 22nd week. The Minister recalled that pregnant women are changing their immune system, as a result of which they are at great risk. Recall that during the briefing, Anna Popova said that “omicron” may be up to seven times more infectious than other strains. Particular attention should be paid to children from birth to four years. Источник He said that today 15% of cases are children. Plot The spread of a new strain of coronavirus “omicron”

Minister of Health of the Russian Federation Mikhail Murashko noted the importance of vaccination for pregnant women and said that children make up about 15% of those infected with COVID-19%. He said this today at a briefing with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova and Head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova. «A vaccinated mother, especially a nursing mother, transmits protective forces: antibodies pass through breast milk, and thus the child also becomes protected, and close contact between mother and child becomes safer», — summed up the minister.