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False claims tying coronavirus vaccines to infertility drive doubts among women of childbearing age – The Washington Post

Health officials worry their hesitation may affect efforts to reach immunization targets.

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In the end, she determined the rumor had no basis in fact, and both she and her friend wound up getting the vaccine. But the experience left her rattled.
That kind of misinformation is really scary, Sathe said, adding, It has enough science to sound potentially plausible.
As the rollout of the coronavirus vaccine ramps up across the United States, women of childbearing age have emerged as a surprising roadblock to efforts to halt the pandemic by achieving herd immunity. Officials have encountered…

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