A woman who was in a coma for 14 days and nearly died after getting a rare reaction to the AstraZeneca coronavirus jab says she is still pro-vaccine.
Alyssa, 40, had an extreme reaction to the jab but is urging other people to get vaccinated against Covid-19 despite her experience.
The mum from Melbourne, Australia, had her first vaccine on May 17, having had thyroid cancer two years ago. She suffered from headaches and nausea for 10 days and while attending a conference in the city of Newcastle she had a seizure.
She was taken to hospital, where she suffered four more seizures, and was then moved to another facility. The woman, who has no underlying conditions, experienced a bleed on her brain so needed to have a craniotomy.Read more on mirror.co.uk