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Lauren Poolton, 20 yrs old

First Dose of AstraZeneca on 02/06/21

Birmingham, United Kingdom

20 yrs old

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

Battling blood cancer, but I enjoyed living life going to the gym, wine bars, and drinking at the beach.

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

I was told by a GP, I had to protect the NHS who was putting themselves at risk for me.

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

Neutropenia, sepsis, and double drop foot, struggle to stand, walk far, etc.

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

It’s been life changing, I struggle with stairs, the weight gain is hard. Prolonged standing is hard and cannot wear high heels.

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

My local hospital started to give me physio intensive support and I am still receiving physio today!

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

Adverse yellow card scheme and confirmed by doctors.

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

A little with help from physio.

Q: Have you had Covid before?


Q: What do you wish others knew?

I regret touching it. My mom begged me to speak to my hospital team too.


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14. Juli 2022

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Cat Parker
Cat Parker
19. Juni 2022

Lauren, I just want you to know you are not alone. As a fellow vaccine injured victim, I created a FB support group. If you need anything, please let me know. I hope to help as many people as I can just like us through support, resources, education, and anything else to help them through this journey with so many others that I am bringing together to support those like us. Sending prayers and hugs. Cat

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Blake seized on to exactly the same line as I did.

If the jab is effective, the NHS worker should get it and be protected. They should have nothing to be concerned about.

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"I was told by a GP, I had to protect the NHS who was putting themselves at risk for me."

This is how they prey on you by trying to make you feel guilty, like somehow you are the one at fault if you were to dare to be so "selfish" to even question the safety of the vaccine. This is how even the principle of informed consent has been twisted into its opposite by overriding your human rights as layed out in the Nuremberg Code. They attempt to create a moralising argument out of thin air, by invoking images of grandma dying while you selfishly whistle off to work. Which they might take away if you don't get it.…

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