An American woman, mother of two children, who had refused to be vaccinated against Covid-19 for fear of those who possible side effects, has tragically died after contracting the Delta variant of the coronavirus.
Tricia Jones, The 45-year-old from Kansas City, Missouri, was unsure whether or not to get vaccinated after hearing news about people suffering from rare vaccine-related conditions, such as blood clots or heart problems.
She decided not to get vaccinated after being scared by the potential risks of the vaccine and her mother was unable to convince her that it was safer to get vaccinated than not, according to the Mirror, which quotes the FOX4 network.
But after her son contracted Covid-19 at school, she herself fell ill with the virus and never recovered.
Her family is now asking people to get vaccinated against the virus and avoid suffering the same way that Tricia Jones did. The victim’s mother, Deborah Carmichael, She explained that she had accepted her first dose as soon as it was available, but that her daughter was skeptical.
“I think she was afraid of the side effects,” Carmichael told FOX 4. “You hear a lot of horror stories. I myself, when I got the injection, had a hard time, so I scared her. So she didn’t want to. I couldn’t convince her. . I never would have thought I’d lose my daughter at 45 “, He said.
The woman was hospitalized at the Research Medical Center in Kansas City in early May and placed on a ventilator on May 13 after her health rapidly deteriorated. Although his Covid symptoms eventually disappeared, the associated respiratory problems worsened and he passed away on June 9.
Carmichael has appealed to others to learn from the tragic incident and get vaccinated as soon as possible. “Please take this seriously. Nobody wants to see a family member who loves to go through this, “he said.” You have a much better chance of succeeding than if you don’t, “he said.