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Shannon Bailey

First Dose of Moderna on 05/14/21

Second Dose of Moderna on 06/11/21

Booster Dose of Moderna on 08/19/21

Elmira, New York

49 yrs old

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

Honestly, I don’t have a great quality of life, because I have multiple sclerosis.

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

My doctor suggested, or should I say highly recommended, that I get the vaccine and the booster because of my multiple sclerosis.

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

When I got the first two vaccines, I had no reaction whatsoever. It was my booster, I believe, that cost me, or at least contributed to me having a severe heart attack. I had the heart attack 10 days after my booster.

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

The doctors do not believe that my heart attack was caused by the vaccine.

Q: Have you had Covid before?

I have not had Covid

Q: What do you wish others knew?

Honestly, I only got it because it was advised to me to get it because of my autoimmune disease. I don’t know that I would’ve gotten it otherwise.

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