“Mothers who are breastfeeding should be vaccinated first ... now vaccination restrictions have been lifted for them,” Tokarev said in an interview with URA.RU.

According to the doctor, thanks to this permit, it became possible to effectively protect an important category of citizens from the severe course of the coronavirus.

In July, it became known that WHO recommends vaccination against coronavirus for nursing mothers, since protection against infection can be passed on to the child.