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Coronavirus and breastfeeding: Is it safe to breastfeed if I have COVID?

Wondering whether it’s safe to breastfeed your baby if you have COVID-19 or symptoms? Find out the latest facts from the experts here

There’s no need to stop breastfeeding if you have tested positive for COVID-19 or have symptoms. Instead, you should try to avoid spreading the virus to your baby. The below infographic shows some precautions you can take.

Remember: COVID vaccines and booster shots are recommended if you’re breastfeeding. Get the latest advice in our COVID vaccination during pregnancy guide.

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