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Sarah Carter

First Dose of Pfizer on 11/15/21

New Zealand

42 yrs old

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

I was an energetic and healthy person who loved life and adventures.

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

I was mandated to get it for my job. No jab, no job.

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

Chest pain - 2 days after. 17 days after, I passed out and went to hospital. Extreme headaches, dizziness, breathlessness, neurological symptoms, and extreme fatigue.

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

Life is so hard. I used to walk 1 hour a day. Now I can only manage 10 mins before I'm breathless. Life is just existing, and I've lost my sparkle.

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

Doctor's reports:

A+E doctor said inner ear infection - go rest.

2nd doctor said it's most likely from the vaccine - go home and rest - but nothing was recorded in the notes.

3rd doctor said myocarditis - but is under investigation for speaking out.

4th doctor said anxiety.

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

CARM and a citizen's database for adverse reactions in New Zealand.

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

Have slightly helped my symptoms:


Bowen Therapy



Q: Have you had Covid before? What was your experience if so?

Yes. Covid was no problem compared with my vaccine injury symptoms. I experienced a fever, sore throat and congestion - like a bad flu.

Q: What do you wish others knew?

I wish people acknowledged that vaccine injuries have affected people's quality of life quite dramatically. No one knows how long the symptoms will last and what the long term affects will be.

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