HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – A second pregnant girl in Hawaii who was hospitalized with COVID has died after giving beginning, the chair of the Hawaii State Maternal Evaluate Committee confirmed.
The lady’s child survived and is reported to be wholesome.
The maternal dying is the second this month in the islands, and comes because the state grapples with an ongoing surge in COVID infections, hospitalizations and fatalities.
Within the month of September alone, Hawaii has reported 125 COVID deaths.
In the meantime, HNN has additionally confirmed that each girls have been unvaccinated.
Low vaccination charges amongst pregnant girls domestically and nationally have precipitated rising alarm. Consultants stress COVID vaccines are protected for pregnant girls and their unborn infants.
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