Can I get the hepatitis A vaccine if I am breastfeeding?

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that it's safe to get most vaccines, including the one for hepatitis A, if you're breastfeeding. The hepatitis A vaccine provides crucial protection against a harmful liver infection. Talk to your doctor about the safety of getting the vaccine if you are breastfeeding.

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