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Caridad Lew

First Dose of Pfizer on 04/29/21 Lot #EWO170


48 yrs old

Q: What was your life like before you got the vaccine?

Active mom of 2. Healthcare professional taking a few years off of work to raise kids.

Q: Would you like to share your reasons for getting vaccinated?

My husband and I wanted to return to our "normal" lives but did not want to be the source of infection for our kids or our moms.

Q: What was your reaction, symptoms, & timeline?

I have struggled for over 1 year. Undeniably the first 9 months were far worse than the last 4 months. I had arm pain, injection site redness and fatigue for a couple of days after the shot. However, on day 8 post vaccine I woke up with overt swelling around my eyes that could not be explained by allergens. The swelling persisted but improved over the next 3 - 4 days. On day 10, I had a debilitating headache and dizziness that kept me laying on my couch most of the day. The headache and dizziness persisted for 2 - 3 months although the severity did improve, and I had some good days in between the bad days. The dizziness (unsteadiness) seemed to be exacerbated by activity, as was the fatigue I was also experiencing. In addition, I had brain fog from very early on. I was confused as to date and time, had short term memory issues throughout the day and was confused as to what I was doing or going to do at times. I also struggled to find the right words to complete simple sentences. Having lived with my grandmother as she struggled with Alzheimer's, I cried often thinking the vaccine had triggered some form of dementia in me, since I felt like I was reliving her experience. Shortly after, I began to feel neck pain and stiffness on the left side, as well as pins and needles on my left arm. The neck pain comes and goes, but it's much less frequent now. Over the first few weeks (late May - early June 2021), I also felt increased pressure in my head (heavy head) very frequently and intense pressure around my eyes and sinuses. This made it very difficult for me to do basic things like read, cook, check kids' homework or even walk our dog, since looking down made the pressure around my eyes even more pronounced, making it very uncomfortable. Over time my symptoms have come and gone, and recently (past 5-6 months) the more persistent symptoms are pins and needles on my scalp, face, left arm and feet, as well as, vibrations in my head and face, and muscle twitching on my abdominal area, back, legs and eyes. Some other less prominent symptoms throughout these months have been blurred vision and tachycardia. The vibrations and pins and needles seem to be worse at night and wake me up frequently.

Q: What is your life like now, after getting the vaccine?

I'm better now after over 1 year post vaccine. However, I feel I have so much to make up to my kids since last summer. I probably was running at 30% of my usual capacity on most days and 50% capacity on a good day. I had to pace myself constantly and had serious anxiety if I could not rest in between activities, since it took me so long to recover from relapses. I feel that I could handle part time work now.

Q: Share your experience with any medical care and any diagnoses you have received:

I have been to my primary care physician, neurologist, rheumatologist, ENT and optometrist. All labs and tests were "normal", except for a mildly elevated ANA which was of no concern. None of the doctors were able to help. Neurologist and ENT admitted they were seeing many new patients with similar symptoms, but they could not find anything that would explain symptoms. My chiropractor/kinesiologist recommended St. Johns Wort and L-Lysine, since he is suspicious I had reactivation of Epstein Barr Virus (EBV).

Q: Was your reaction reported, and what was the response?

VAERS and Pfizer. No response.

Q: Is there anything that has helped, and have your symptoms improved?

Anti-inflammatory diet helped head pressure and pressure around eyes. I believe St. Johns Wort helped with fatigue and tachycardia. Motrin and Sudafed helped with headaches and head pressure. Sleeping with multiple pillows (head elevated) helped control dizziness felt when shifting positions in my sleep.

Q: Have you had Covid before?


Q: What do you wish others knew?

I wish those in power (NIH, FDA, CDC) would be honest about the risk associated with the vaccines. At this point, I still don't know if we will be dealing with these relapses forever or what the consequences of the suspected long-term inflammation and autoantibodies will be. Also, unless they recognize these adverse effects formally, those of us struggling cannot get the care we need, the research we need or the insurance and/or disability coverage many of us need to get through this.

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Cat Parker
Cat Parker
Aug 11, 2022

Caridad, I am so sorry this happened to you too. 😥I had J&J on 04/21 & Pfizer on 11/21. My health is destroyed. I was mandated to get mine for job & travel. I have chronic inflammation, pseudoparkinsonism, narcolepsy, dysautonomia, sleep apnea, tremors, migraines, tinnitus, and the list goes on and most of the adverse reactions and diseases came after the Pfizer jab. The J&J caused chronic insomnia and fatigue in the beginning. I have chronic bleeding & blood clots from it (rectal). Can't figure out what is wrong. One thing I have noticed, MANY of us have EBV. I have NEVER had mono. I see on VAERS that babies and children have EBV. This disturbs me greatly, bc h…

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The reason you all have reactivation of latent viruses is very simple. Normally these things lie dormant and kept in check by a normal, healthy immune system doing its job. In fact, with a natural (unaffected) immune system intact many will never even become aware that they are carrying such latent viruses (EBV, herpes zoster, etc)!

But since your natural immune system has been destroyed and compromised by the vax, you are no longer able to keep said viruses in check. And so they awaken from their dormant state and begin partying it up in your body. Unfortunately, you will now struggle to fight these off effortlessly like you once did, and this is why you are experiencing symptoms associated…


Jul 14, 2022


Some of us are still waiting for the day they recognize the correlation of the growing vaccine schedule with SIDS and Autism. Many prayers for you.


Isaiah C Odiaka
Isaiah C Odiaka
Jun 28, 2022

Thank you for sharing your story my sister. I am sorry that you believed the "safe and effective" experimental vaccine lie from the pit of hell. I am sorry that you thought taking the vaccine would help return your normal life. The world will never be the same again. The world will never return to "normal". Jesus Christ is coming back soon.

Seek Jesus. Jesus is the solution to all your vaccine injuries. Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life. I am a living testimony of the mercy and grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Jesus healed me off all my vaccine injuries. He is the ONLY way. Please avoid any more experimental vaccine that the world elite…


Best advice I can give is constant fervent prayer ; asking Creator God for Miracle Healing. Make sure you never miss an opportunity to deter people from getting the Emergency Use Authorization Only Experimental Gene Therapy Jabs ! It is a big mistake to get these jabs which were specifically designed as a worldwide depopulation agenda However it would be an even bigger mistake to not make an effort to save someone else from taking these jabs . You know that I have asked many about their severe symptoms & No One I have spoken with has ever had symptoms worse than mild flu from the Wu Flu YET everyone I have spoken to about Severe Chronic Symptoms has rela…