While potentially fatal blood clots and heart inflammation have been acknowledged as rare side effects of the COVID-19 vaccines, there might be a more expansive field of potential adverse events across multiple body systems, suggest safety signals from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS), research reports, doctors’ observations, and the experiences of the vaccinated.
In “Unexplored Adverse Events of COVID-19 Vaccines Series,” we’ll evaluate some of the lesser-known yet common adverse events that are appearing in the research literature as well as in doctors’ clinics, and, more importantly, how to deal with them and reduce the risks.
On March 10, the Japanese government reported its first death deemed to be directly caused by the COVID-19 vaccine.
A 42-year-old woman took her fourth dose of the Pfizer vaccine. In less than 10 minutes, she started feeling sick and experienced respiratory distress. Five minutes after, she fell unconscious. She didn’t respond to resuscitation and was pronounced dead from pulmonary edema, which is caused by a sudden build-up of fluid in the lungs.
Japan isn’t the first country to officially disclose deaths caused by the COVID-19 vaccines.
Since the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, 102 deaths have been officially documented by major countries, including the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, of which, 97 deaths were causally related to COVID-19 vaccines. Vaccine side effects have also become increasingly recognized by governments across the world….