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Lisa Keeley

First Dose of AstraZeneca on 05/08/2021


60 yrs old

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

Fit, healthy, happy, energetic, on no medications. I didn't even have a GP, as I was so healthy.

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

Work, my beautiful partner and borders closed

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

12 hours after my first Astra vax, I developed serious GI issues, nausea, inability to eat, a horrible gnawing sensation like I was being eaten from the inside, fatigue, dizziness, vertigo, itchy skin then rashes, heat intolerance, exercise intolerance, heart palpitations, irregular heart rate. 2 visits to ED, always sent home (after 9 hours respectively). 2nd visit, I was exhausted, as I had not been able to eat or drink for 4 days. They did not care. Medical anorexia ensued, and I lost 13kgs in a matter of months. 16 months in, I am still not a good eater, so fussy, can't tolerate veggies, fruit...all my past staple foods. I've lost my fitness, I've aged, and I am very very weak physically. My life has never been the same. A total tragedy. I got the Vax as our state borders closed, and my work and partner were 50 minutes over my border... and yet they then decided to still not let vaccinated people through. My life as I knew it has gone. And I find still, very few people know that vax injury is actually a "thing". I am heartbroken, and so very very tired of being unwell. I just am!!!

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

Too many to mention, sorry

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

TGA no reply. My Drs have not reported it, I had to.

Q: Are there any treatments we should know about that helped or hurt your health?

Q: Have you had Covid before?


Q: What do you wish others knew?

That we were told it was safe, that it was mandated if you wanted your life back ... nothing but lies. Worst decision I have ever ever ever made. 16 months in, and I am as ill and disabled as I was 12 hours after my first vax.

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